Eleven years after the CCC moved out of the former Delta
Center in Stockton (later demolished), the groundbreaking for the new
residential site has taken place.
The new facility, off Arch Road in Stockton, will house 110
corpsmembers and feature nine different buildings, including administration,
education, recreation, multipurpose (kitchen, dining hall, gym), warehouse and
four dorms, on a 20-acre parcel.
The buildings have been designed to be Silver LEED certified
The site will be a base center for floodfighting
activities in the Delta, and can house additional crews from around the state
as needed for emergency response.
The center is expected to pump approximately $1.5 million into
the local economy each year through center purchases as well as corpsmember
Completion date for the new center is expected to be