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Civic Center Renovation

Civic Center Renovation Slideshow

March 2011

  • Plaza pavers
  • Paint touch-up
  • Council Chamber millwork
  • Office cubicle installation
  • City Hall automatic entry doors
  • Carpet in Council Chambers
  • Lobby doors
  • Punchlist repairs
  • Plaza trees
  • Plaza anniversary emblems
  • First street repairs/enhancements
  • Chambers carpet
  • Private office furniture installation
  • High volume storage installation

February 2011

  • Counters
  • Finish painting
  • Parking lot pavement
  • Community Center slab staining/finishing
  • Door hardware
  • Paint touchups
  • Carpeting
  • Main Counter top completion
  • Council chamber millwork
  • System furniture delivery and initial installation
  • Community center floor stain/seal
  • Landscaping

January 2011

  • Sandblast plaza steps
  • Level entry floor
  • Glass installation
  • Ceiling tile
  • Sliding door track installation
  • Community Center floor tile
  • Reinstall glass at walkway gallery
  • Plaza grading
  • Walkway concrete
  • Ceiling tile
  • Sliding glass doors
  • Floor tile in Community Building lobby and kitchen
  • Floor tile in City Hall Entrance
  • Painting
  • New trash enclosure
  • Installation of first load of cabinets
  • Plaza fountain
  • Floor tile installation
  • Cabinets
  • Countertops
  • Plaza fountain tile

December 2010

  • Drywall finishing in West Wing
  • Painting
  • T-bar ceiling grid installation 
  • Ceiling light fixtures
  • Plaza grading
  • Forming of stairs in Plaza
  • Forming of Plaza fountain
  • Interior painting
  • T-bar ceilings
  • Ceiling light fixtures
  • Exterior brick veneer
  • Plaza fountain piping/excavation
  • Drywall finishing
  • Lighting
  • T-bar ceilings
  • Plaza fountain
  • Handicap ramp at Senior Center
  • Glass installation in the gallery walkway
  • Drywall skimcoating
  • Electrical finish/troubleshooting
  • Swimming
  • Glass installation in the gallery walkway
  • Painting
  • Electrical finish/troubleshooting
  • T-bar drop ceilings
  • Interior lighting
  • Floating (i.e., leveling) interior floors
  • Rain leak damage repair
  • Sycamore trees planted in plaza

November 2010

  • Fire proofing of CC addition
  • Roofing of CH West Wing
  • Installation of exterior brick veneer
  • New mechanical lines in rear parking lot
  • Roofing of West Wing
  • Drywall installation in offices
  • Emergency power circuit installation
  • Data cabling throughout
  • Drywall hanging and taping
  • Completion of rough electrical
  • Roofing of West Wing
  • Eave stucco
  • Brick veneer
  • Mechanical water lines in rear parking area
  • Data cabling
  • Plaza grading
  • Drywall taping and finishing
  • Re-framing of main counter
  • Final roof coatings
  • Brick veneer installation
  • Painting
  • T-bar grids
  • Parking lot concrete curbs
  • Community Center framing

October 2010

  • Fireproofing
  • Water service
  • Fire service
  • Framing
  • Drywall
  • Lathing
  • Electrical
  • Council Chambers demolition.
  • Plaza wall construction.
  • Lathing
  • Installation of fascia pieces. New pieces made from foam to replicate existing precast concrete pieces.
  • Framing of West Wing bathrooms.
  • New water service piping.
  • Installation of wall backing for desks and artwork.
  • Drywall/insulation.
  • Framing of front counter walls.
  • Plastering of parapet walls and rooftop mechanical screen.
  • Construction of plaza ramp walls.
  • Drywall finishing
  • Prime/paint
  • Cabling
  • Plaza grading
  • Window frame installation

September 2010

  • City Council addition slab.
  • Metal roofing deck at West Wing.
  • Retrofit of existing shear walls not built per original design.
  • Interior insulation.
  • Metal wall framing.
  • Trash enclosure foundation.
  • Framing of West Wing.
  • Mechanical in West Wing.
  • Preliminary painting of "pyramid".
  • T-bar grid started in "pyramid".
  • Lightweight concrete roof underlayment.
  • Mechanical work in City Council expansion.
  • Fire service pipe on Walnut.
  • Begin running new fire hydrant on Bonita.
  • Rough plumbing.
  • Partial roofing.
  • Plaza wall/ramp foundations.
  • Underground fire service.
  • Framing and Drywall.

August 2010

  • Concrete walls in West Wing were finished off.
  • Interior framing of North addition.
  • Finished added insulation above ceiling of the "pyramid".
  • Begin running mechanical lines between basement and new mechanical area in parking lot.
  • Fire sprinklers, bathroom plumbing, and roof framing in Council Chambers.
  • Interior framing/first layer drywall.
  • Steel roof framing.
  • Mechanical piping.
  • Overhead mechanical ducting.
  • Pouring of last concrete wall.
  • Structural steel in West Wing.
  • Installed grease trap in parking lot.
  • Concrete slab for mechanical equipment in parking lot.
  • Framing/Drywall/Taping.
  • Sandblasting of concrete
  • Stripping of concrete forms.
  • Structural iron work in West Wing.
  • Gas piping.
  • Drywall finishing.
  • Fire sprinklers.
  • Set mechanical equipment.
  • Structural steel fabrication.
  • Prepare for slab in City Council addition.
  • Electrical.

July 2010

Week 17

  • Drywall/framing in open office area.
  • Structural framing in Southeast addition.
  • Forms/rebar for West Wing walls.
  • Copper water lines for bathrooms.
  • Scaffolding for exterior concrete.
  • Fire sprinklers - City Hall and Council Chambers.
  • Drywall.
  • Structural steel framing (North and South additions).
  • Concrete wall pour at West Wing.
  • Storm drain.
  • West Wing wall concrete.
  • HVAC duct testing.
  • Structural steel framing and metal deck installation.
  • Council Chambers bathroom framing, rough plumbing, and wall and trellis rebar.

June 2010

Week 14

  • Double forming concrete wall at North City Hall addition.
  • Steel stud framing of office spaces.
  • Concrete slabs in Council conference room and basement.
  • Framing of new walls and ceiling.
  • Completed lower section of North addition walls (concrete).
  • Underslab plumbing in community center.
  • Grading of West Wing for slab.
  • HVAC & ducting.
  • Fire sprinkler piping.
  • Interior framing.
  • Rough electrical.
  • Rough mechanical.
  • Rough plumbing.
  • West Wing slab.
  • Southeast addition walls.
  • Installed concrete slabs (North & Southeast addition, Council Chambers bathrooms).
  • Ceiling framing.
  • Concrete columns in plaza.
  • Minor asbestos abatement in the Council Chambers.

May 2010

Week 13

  • Footings for North city hall addition.
  • Demolition of basement slab.
  • Grading of Southeast addition area.
  • Rough plumbing for South bathrooms in city hall.
  • Installation of overhead Electrical, HVAC ducts, and water piping.
  • Forming of walls for Council Chambers addition
  • Backfilling of west wing to new floor height.
  • Installing wall forms and steel for Council Chambers.
  • Underslab electrical and plumbing.
  • Overhead HVAC ducting.
  • Preparation for SW addition.
  • Overhead framing of new soffits
  • Backfill to grade for West Wing.
  • Patching of slab at utility trenches.
  • Ceiling framing in foyer.
  • Plumbing in West Wing.
  • Fill in slab areas that used to have tile.
  • Ceiling framing.
  • Underslab plumbing.
  • Overhead HVAC ducting.
  • Rebar in addition walls.

April 2010

  • Continued grading at the West end of the council chambers.
  • Removed asbestos mastic applied ceiling tiles in the pyramid.
  • Removed drywall throughout the building.
  • Continued demolition of a few exterior walls.
  • Demolition of the last remnants of the pyramid ceiling.
  • Demolition of finance vault.
  • Further demolition of exterior walls.
  • Beginning digging and installation of foundation rebar in the West Wing addition.
  • Removal of last traces of asbestos.
  • Finishing up asbestos removal.
  • Grading between City Hall and Council Chambers, and westerly addition of the Community Center.
  • Digging footings for Council Chambers addition.
  • Foundation concrete in the West Wing and North of the Council chambers.
  • Forming of walls for West Wing.
  • Footings for Community Center addition.
  • Beginning of overhead electrical and plumbing runs.
  • Saw cutting of slab for conduits and plumbing.
  • Cutting in new doorways.

March 2010

Plaza Demolition

  • Continuation of removal of asbestos fireproofing in the Council chambers and conference room.
  • Removal of the exterior ceiling stucco that had asbestos.
  • Demolition of the t-bar ceiling and mechanical ducting in City Hall .
  • Over excavation of the area West of the Council chambers in preparation for the new addition .
  • Saw cutting of the community center walls to be removed .
    Demolition of the exterior concrete trellis and a portion of roofing .

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