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Great news for SLL & Associates’ long term client Casa Pacifica and its campus expansion

Ventura County Star staff reports - April 21, 2016: Casa Pacifica Centers for Children and Families has received a $35,000 grant from Ronald McDonald House Charities of Southern California. Click here to read the full article. … [Read more...]

Thoughtful letter left by SLL client, L.A. Kitchen

Good work team! Dennis Mitchem, our senior project manager, received this thoughtful letter for his work in helping our client, L.A. Kitchen.     … [Read more...]

S.L.L. client, Villages at Cabrillo, receives recognition from Climate Resolve

Villages at Cabrillo, (a client S.L.Leonard & Associates was project manager and LEED Consultant for) was recognized last night as one of the “Coolest” projects in Los Angeles by Climate Resolve, a nonprofit advocacy group dedicated to addressing climate change in Los Angeles. They were recognized by LA County Supervisor Sheila Keuhl along with a group of other businesses that are each addressing climate change in a unique way. Here’s a link to the video presentation and the five … [Read more...]

CVC – an S.L.L. client – gets Platinum rating on Cabrillo Gateway Project!!

Congratulations to all! S.L.L. client, Century Villages at Cabrillo has achieved the highest LEED for HOMES designation of Platinum, in recognition of its energy efficiency and environmental design on its Cabrillo Gateway project. Linda Mele, our VP was the LEED accredited professional who led the process. (From CVC's blog:) Some examples of the buildings' features that contributed to this rating are as follows: Solar thermal hot water heating system Photovoltaic array that produces … [Read more...]

S.L.L. client, Walker Zanger, unveils new US corporate headquarters

Walker Zanger, the world’s top luxury stone and tile provider, has moved into its new 130,000 square foot corporate headquarters and distribution center in North Hills. S.L.Leonard & Associates worked with Walker Zanger and SRK Architects, providing both project and construction management for this new building, located at 16719 West Schoenborn Street, North Hills CA. The 130,000 square foot two-level facility will accommodate all corporate functions for Walker Zanger's US operations and … [Read more...]

Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles, an S.L.L. client, breaks ground on their new home

S.L. Leonard & Associates joined MATT Construction, House & Robertson Architects and the leadership and staff of the Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles at the January 19, 2016 groundbreaking for the nonprofit’s new headquarters at 8th & Union near Downtown Los Angeles where Mayor Garcetti & Councilman Cedillo both spoke. The new building will replace LAFLA’s former Central Office at the same location with a larger, more modern space tailored to the current and future needs of … [Read more...]

S.L.L. client project completed! Vets and Families Move Into Cabrillo Gateway

Cabrillo Gateway, the fourth phase of development on the Century Villages at Cabrillo campus, with whom S.L. Leonard & Associates has been working closely with, recently celebrated its grand opening in Long Beach, Calif. S.L.L. helped with the development of 80 permanent supportive-housing units for veterans and families and one manager's unit. Anchor Place is the next phase, with 120 units. Read the full article, found in Affordable Housing Finance, here. … [Read more...]

Studio Channel Islands Art Center gains a new board member: Sean Leonard

Sean Leonard, president and CEO of S.L. Leonard & Associates, has joined the board of directors for the Studio Channel Islands Art Center, a nonprofit organization that provides creative learning experiences through art programs for people of all ages. “Sean’s combination of community involvement and business experience makes him a welcome addition to our board,” said Maggie Kildee, board chair and founder of the Studio Channel Islands Art Center. Read the full release here. … [Read more...]

L.A. Kitchen, an SLL client, is officially open

On Monday, July 27, L.A. Kitchen received its Certificate of Occupancy and officially moved in. They also welcomed their first full class since launching the pilot program last year and had 75 volunteers help with preparing 3,500 fruit parfaits for the Special Olypmics. They held their ribbon cutting ceremony July 30. Learn more about L.A. Kitchen and their endeavor here … [Read more...]

Watch time-lapse video of construction progress on new Walker Zanger building, they’re an S.L.L. client

Walker Zanger, an S.L.L. client, has a new showroom and distribution center currently under construction in North Hills (outside of Los Angeles). Watch this YouTube video of the construction progress taken while the tilt-up walls were set in place.     https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jLbOJtv3MBE&feature=youtu.be … [Read more...]