• Project 1: Harmony West

  • Project Specs

    • Three floors, 43,634 square feet
    • Eight classrooms
    • One large classroom with ability to partition to two classrooms
    • Chemistry lab and biology lab with lab preparation space
    • Two computer labs
    • A multipurpose space/community event space
    • Lobby, informal learning spaces
    • Support spaces: restrooms, furniture storage, conference room, faculty workroom, etc.
    • Bookstore
    • Project cost estimated at $16 million

    December Project Updates

    Cast-in-place concrete shear wall construction is underway.

    The water main tap along Harmony Road has been completed and the water line has been flushed/tested and is ready for the new domestic water and fire sprinkler water services that will be feeding the Harmony West building.

    All remaining electrical underground work in the main electrical room has been completed, backfilled, compacted and tested.

    The concrete elevator pit walls and floor have been poured, all waterproofing has been applied and all backfill around the pit has been completed.

    The fine grading, vapor barrier and concrete reinforcing work for the community room slab-on-grade has been completed and will be poured.

    The Harmony West building will look a lot different by the end January. Steel erection work will be completed, steel decking for the second, third and roof levels will be installed, slabs will be poured and cold formed metal framing will all be taking place.

    Fast Facts

    • The former OIT building used to be the Dale Ickes Junior High School, built in 1955.
    • Harmony West is enrolled in the Energy Trust of Oregon’s Path to Net Zero Program, investigating smart, sustainable solutions for energy efficiency.
    • Harmony West is being designed to perform beyond Oregon Energy Code requirements to meet carbon reduction, The 2030 Challenge, which challenges all new buildings and major renovations be carbon-neutral by 2030.
    • The 2,500-square-foot community room is designed to serve large banquets or divide to create two additional classroom spaces. The community room is designed to open to south lawn and expand the venue to the outdoors.
    • The reclaimed wood salvaged during demolition of the OIT building was sent to Japan to be used for wood countertops and tables.
    • The "Marching Women" sculpture - currently located in Randall Hall on the Oregon City campus - will be moved to the Harmony West lobby.

    Harmony Visioning

    In 2009, the Harmony Community Campus steering committee published the Harmony Community Campus Conceptual Master Plan. This plan has informed the development of Campus projects since then. The Harmony Community Campus Conceptual Master Plan can be found here on CCC's website.

  • Related Transportation Projects:

    Upcoming Clackamas County projects aim to improve transportation safety and reduce congestion near the Harmony Community Campus.

  • Sept. 16, 2016, Groundbreaking Ceremony

  • Harmony Phase II Groundbreaking