Commercial Projects

The California Endowment Administrative Offices and Community Conference and Resource Center

Office building and community conference center with state-of-the-art audio/visual and information technology capabilities, food service, child watch, wireless technology and extensive artwork.

Ventura County Community Foundation Nonprofit Center

Created to be a hub for local nonprofits and community leaders, the VCCF Nonprofit Center is located along the Highway 101 corridor in Camarillo. Housing 15 nonprofits, the building includes a center for nonprofit leadership complete with a library and three classrooms wired for computers, projectors and internet access. There is also a community room which can hold up to 175 people.

Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles

S.L. Leonard was engaged by Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles in 2013 to be its owners’ representative overseeing the entitlement, design and construction of its new 50,000 square foot office building in the Pico Union district of Los Angeles. Completion is scheduled for the beginning of 2017.

Legal Aid Foundation provides civil legal services to poor and low-income people in Los Angeles County.

High Rise Central Plant at 1900 Avenue of the Stars

S.L. Leonard was retained by Topa Management to be its owners’ representative on the design and installation of a new heating central plant on a high rise building located at 1900 Ave. of the Stars in Los Angeles. The schedule was accelerated as the building complex was terminating its lease for hot water from an offsite central plant.

Multiple-Tenant Retail Building Renovation

S.L. Leonard was retained by Topa Management to be its owners’ representative on the exterior renovations of a multi-tenant retail block at Gayley and Kinross Avenues in Los Angeles. Scope of work included overseeing design, approval and construction of the building.

Casa Pacifica

S.L. Leonard was engaged in 2013 by Casa Pacifica Centers for Children & Families to be its owners’ representative overseeing the entitlement, design and construction of its nine-building master plan. Completion is scheduled for the Fall of 2016. The planned project would add living space and two new classrooms for 16 additional students.

Casa Pacifica provides hope and help for abused, neglected or at-risk children and their families.

Three retail shops at 1028, 1038 & 1025 Westwood Boulevard

S.L. Leonard was retained by Topa Management to be its owners’ representative on three retail projects at 1028 Westwood, 1038 Westwood and 1025 Westwood Boulevard in Los Angeles. Scope of work included negotiation of the landlord work letter and overseeing design, approval and construction of landlord work in three spaces. The work consisted of roofing, exterior repairs and structural upgrades.

 

California Space Center

Designed to inspire students to study science, technology, engineering and math, as well as to educate the public regarding space enterprise, the California Space Center will include a public launch viewing amphitheater, private VIP launch viewing opportunities, youth and adult education facilities and a space exploration museum. Located at Vandenberg Air Force Base in Santa Barbara County, the 71-acre site off Highway 1 will include rocket and missile launches and expects to draw hundreds of thousands of people each year as it is completed in phases over the next decade.