Los Rios Community College Workforce & Economic Development (WED) Building1788 Tribute Road
Sacramento, CA 95815
Design Achievement – The Los Rios Community College District Workforce & Economic Development (WED) Building is a tenant improvement that consolidates WED programs in a new and larger space to provide much needed resources and services for the community. The Los Rios WED program helps individuals find employment, start a business, or enhance their skills through workforce training. DLR Group's design creates a corporate feel and an uplifting atmosphere to serve students, and local agencies, and community groups. The WED program's brand is integrated into the spatial aesthetic to create the energy, professionalism, and aspiration reflected in a business school for business people.
Scope Summary – The scope for the WED tenant improvement modernized an existing 3-story 28,300 SF building which consisted mostly of existing office space. The new building has parking on the first level and approximately 19,820 SF of office space on the 2nd and 3rd floors. These floors were converted to instructional, conference, office, and support spaces for the WED program. DLR Group provided integrated programming, architecture, engineering, and interior design services.