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Energy-efficient HVAC chiller earns MCC a $77K rebate from KCP&L

By Mary Beth Hope Metropolitan Community College received a rebate check for $77,663.31 from KCP&L in a ceremony at MCC-Penn Valley on July 9. MCC earned the rebate by installing special energy-efficient equipment and controls on Penn Valley’s chiller, the piece of HVAC machinery responsible for cooling and dehumidifying the air. According to Robert Burkey, director …

New ADA entrances added to MCC Administrative Center

A new entrance that’s compliant with the federal Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) has been added to the ground level of Metropolitan Community College’s Administrative Center. It replaces the old access to the building through the parking garage and includes a new ramp that will make entry easier. MCC Chief Facilities Officer Jeff Ullman says …