T-Dust Alert #56 – Parking Lot C Renovation Completion Update

WHAT? Parking Lot C has been undergoing major replacement renovation since July 6, 2015. HOW? The existing asphalt was removed and is being replaced with concrete, providing longer lasting stability and requiring considerably less maintenance. HOW ELSE? The installation of the concrete has been poured in sections with the last section scheduled to be poured Continue Reading…


T-Dust Alert #55 – Parking Lot C and Wichita Hall/Hondo Hall Service Drive Pavement Renovations

WHAT?  Parking Lot C and the Service Drive between Wichita Hall and Hondo Hall will be renovated to improve deteriorated parking and driving surfaces.  WHERE?  Parking Lot C will be unavailable for public use until pavement improvements are completed, and the Service Drive will be closed to all deliveries and staff use until its renovation Continue Reading…


T-Dust Alert #52 – Office Furniture Replacement Program Phase II – Del Rio and Guadalupe Halls

Del Rio Hall and Guadalupe Hall Colleagues – The two information forums on Wednesday, April 8, will be hosted by Facilities Services in SH117 at the times listed in this T-Dust Alert. WHAT? Phase II of the office furniture replacement project will take place during summer 2015. WHERE? Phase II will include the individual offices Continue Reading…


T-Dust Alert #51 – Architectural Master Plan Input Still Being Collected

WHAT? If you were unable to attend one of the two Open Forums or six Focused Input Sessions conducted last week by Corgan Associates, Inc., architects, and facility planning consultants to provide your input into the Richland College Architectural Master Plan update, you may still submit your ideas and suggestions via e-mail. WHY? Richland College’s Continue Reading…


T-Dust Alert #50 – Richland College Architectural Master Plan Update Sessions

WHAT?  Richland College and Richland College Garland Campus are collaborating with the architectural firm Corgan Associates, Inc. to update the college’s Architectural Master Plan, a requirement of ongoing accreditation compliance with the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. HOW?  Two Open Forums and six Focused Input Sessions will be conducted with architects Continue Reading…


T-Dust Alert #49 – College-wide ADA Renovation Project

WHAT?  Richland College will undergo a $2 million college-wide Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) renovation project to improve accessibility for all students.  This project will include upgrades to meet 2010 ADA code compliance standards such as:  the construction of ADA-accessible elevators in Alamito and Guadalupe halls; demolition and reconstruction of Fannin Hall restrooms and addition Continue Reading…


T-Dust Alert #48 – Richland East Drive Road Improvement Project Traffic Impact

WHAT?  The latest project in the Richland College Deferred Maintenance Plan schedule will address traffic issues through a road improvement project conducted on the Walnut Street/Richland East Drive entrance to the college. WHERE?  The concentration of the work will involve the west side of the Walnut Street intersection with Richland East Drive and the roadway Continue Reading…