Live Webcam Shows Building Process

Press Release Date: 

Blue Mountain Community College,

Date: December 6, 2010
Contact:  Karen L. Hill, Public Relations, 541-278-5933 or 541-379-2753




Live Webcam Shows Building Progress


A live webcam has been installed to show construction progress at the Eastern Oregon Higher Education Center located across the street from the current Blue Mountain Community College Hermiston facility at 980 SE Columbia Drive. The webcam link in on the front page of

Sletten Construction Boise is pouring the concrete foundation as weather permits.

The two-story building will be approximately 30,000 square feet, with 14 general classrooms, a computer lab, two science labs, administrative offices, a full-service testing center, and student study areas. The Center will increase access to postsecondary education for the residents of communities throughout west Umatilla and north Morrow counties. BMCC and Eastern Oregon University will begin offering classes in the new building in fall term, 2011.