The project included decommissioning of the existing building and the abatement of hazardous materials prior to demolishing the 330,000sf multi-story mall. Over 18,000 tons of existing concrete was crushed and recycled on site for storm water management. The completion of this project clears the way for College of the Deserts new Palm Springs Campus.

Conceptual designs for the future campus were unveiled during Modernism Week 2020. The Campus is planned to open in 2023. Additional concept renderings can be found here :