Bakersfield College

Measure J 2018-2019 Project Schedule as of December 3, 2018

1. Parking Lots 

  • Construction Dates: April 2018 – October 2018
  • Current Phase: Close-Out
  • Description: Renovation to all current BC parking lots 
  • Contractor: Central Valley Asphalt 

2. Wireless Infrastructure

  • Construction Dates: August 2018-February 2019 (Night Time Project)
  • Current Phase: In Construction
  • Contractor: Gold Coast Electric 
  • Description: Updating all interior buildings with wireless access points
  • Status: On schedule and on budget

3. Veterans Resource Center

  • Construction Dates: November 2018 – November 2019
  • Current Phase: In Construction
  • Contractor: JTS Construction
  • Architect: IBI Architect 
  • Description: Improving study area, computer labs, counseling, lounge and other services for student veterans 
  • Status: On schedule

4. Campus Center

  • Construction Dates: December 2018 – November 2020 
  • Phase: Demolition
  • Demolition Company: Interior Demolition, Inc. (IDI)
  • Contractor: TBD
  • Architect: Ordiz-Melby Architects 
  • Description: New building to house Food Services, Administration, Bakersfield College Foundation, Student Government, and provide a new conference center with flexible room arrangements  
  • Status: At DSA (Division of State Architect)

5. Memorial Stadium

Two separate Phases 

Phase 1:

  • Construction Dates: March 2019-August 2019
  • Current Phase: In design 
  • Contractor: TBD
  • Architect: Klassen Corporation 
  • Description: Artificial turf and track replacement

Phase 2:

  • Construction Dates: January 2020 – August 2020
  • Current Phase: Programming
  • Contractor: TBD
  • Architect: Klassen Corporation
  • Description: Renovations to restrooms, concession stands, and press box.  Also, replacement of score board, PA system and field lighting.  

6. Science & Engineering Building

  • Construction Dates: December 2019 – January 2022 
  • Current Phase: Programming 
  • Contractor: Bernards Bros. Construction
  • Architect: HMC Architects 
  • Description: New three-story Science and Engineering building to house offices, labs, and classrooms for the Science and Engineering department

7. Gym

  • Construction Dates: May 2020 - December 2022
  • Current Phase: Programming 
  • Contractor: TBD
  • Architect: TBD
  • Description: Building a new gym and field house on the BC campus.  These new buildings will house the gymnasium, office spaces, classrooms, weight room, locker rooms, training rooms, field house, and a fitness center. 

8. Campus Signage

  • Construction Dates: March 2019 - September 2019
  • Current Phase: Design 
  • Contractor: TBD
  • Description: Installing monument signage on the four corners of Bakersfield College: Haley & University, University & Mount Vernon, Mount Vernon & Panorama
  • Currently have one monument at Haley and Panorama

9. Arvin Campus

  • Construction Dates: September 2020 - June 2022
  • Current Phase: Programming
  • Contractor: TBD
  • Architect: TBD
  • Description: Building a new Bakersfield College satellite campus in the Arvin community.  This will be a multi-use building with classrooms, offices and other services as needed. 

10. Infrastructure

  • Construction Dates: Over the course of Measure J projects
  • Description: To improve the aging Bakersfield College campus, monies have been set aside for repairs/renovations.  These repairs/renovations have been broken up into nine (9) smaller projects:

       1. Campus water pressure and lines

       2. Thermal tank

       3. EMS system and building meters (water, gas, power)

       4. Sewer lines

       5. Modifications and repairs to the northeast corner of campus

       6. Security cameras/Data/Fiber

       7. High voltage electrical

       8. Storm Drain

       9. Gas lines

11. Swing Space 

  • Construction Dates: Over the course of Measure J projects
  • Description: Temporary classroom and office space for programs to use as they are moved for Measure J projects
  • Various phases, but to date have completed projects at:
  • Levinson Building: Modernized to accommodate SGA, Veterans and Health center
  • The Huddle: Modifications made to accommodate the food services
  • Mount Vernon Commissary: Formerly known as Tony’s pizza, renovations have been made to house food services’ kitchen 
  • Next swing space phase will include: Temporary locker rooms for athletics and physical education

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