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View of Laney Campus Under Construction from Estuary

Building the Fallon Street Campus

Building the Fallon Street Campus

It started as a vision.

The Laney Campus @ Fallon Street

 

Architectural Rendering Future Laney Campus (1966)

ABOVE:  Architect’s rendering of the future Laney campus

Source:  Peralta Colleges Civic Center Campus Master Plan & Schematic Design (May 16, 1966, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, Architects)

 

View of Laney Campus Under Construction from Estuary

Laney Campus Under Construction 1970

Test Your College Knowledge

 

The 1966 total cost estimate for the Laney College Fallon Street campus (including building complex, parking, architect/engineer fees, contingency/escalation, and land acquisition) was:

 

A)   $24,000,000

B)    $110,000,000

C)    $575,000,000

D)   $880,000,000

 

See the 1966 architectural Master Plan for Laney’s Fallon Street campus on the Laney Digital Archives website:

http://laney.edu/archives

ANSWER:  A