CCC Computer Center Expansion

Harold Washington College in the Loop has a public computer center.

The City Colleges of Chicago (CCC) is a sub-recipient of the Public Community Centers BTOP funds. CCC  maintains campuses across the city, and this project quadruples the capacity for City Colleges to provide computer and Internet access for members of the surrounding community.

$2,226,040 in BTOP PCC funds are appropriated to this project, and the City Colleges of Chicago will spend $982,090 in matching funds. The main objectives of the project are as follows:

  • Expand 8 existing computer centers
  • Upgrade 296 workstations
  • Add 1,332 new workstations
  • Serve 748,768 users per week
  • Change broadband speed by an average of 24MBps across all locations

The Public Computer Center locations are as follows:

Preparations for Public Computer Center at Truman College
Here are some of the 40 new computers planned for the first floor of the Public Computer Center at Truman College.