Laborers' District Council Training & Learning Center

Laborer's District Council Training & Learning Center - Samuel Staten, Jr. Building
Philadelphia, PA

Project Description:

The 60,000 SF, three-story facility located on North Broad Street will be the new home of the Laborer's District Council's Training & Learning Center. Named for Samuel Staten, Jr., the Business Manager of Laborers’ International Union of North America Local 332, the new building’s primary function is to provide an environment for training construction laborers in general building, heavy and highway, environmental abatement, utility, trade show and maintenance, along with future technology. Also housed within the facility will be a Community Learning Center, operated in conjunction with Temple University, to improve the community with first- class job training and first-class basic education and life skill training. Groundbreaking was held in December 2018 and anticipated completion is November 2020.

Owner: 

Laborers' District Council of Philadelphia & Vicinity Education and Training/Apprenticeship Fund

Architect

Camille Peluso Architects

Images Courtesy of Camille Peluso Architects