Banc of California Stadium is a soccer-specific stadium in the Exposition Park neighborhood of Los Angeles, California, home of Major League Soccer’s Los Angeles FC. With a seating capacity of 22,000, the stadium’s seating is at 34 degrees, which makes it among the steepest in MLS. The stadium includes 125,000 square feet of walkways and plazas open to the public, a roof structure with 190,000 square feet of ETFE film, and the field is 86,000 square feet of improved Bermuda grass. Five percent of the stadium’s parking spaces have electric vehicle charging stations and 20% electric vehicle ready infrastructure, all contributing to the LEED Silver certification.
JGM provided plan check and permit expediting services for Legends on the Los Angeles Football Club Banc of California Stadium project. Some responsibilities included the submittal and retrieval of several different types of permits ranging from building, signage, electrical, mechanical and plumbing. This process also included obtaining approvals from the various different inter-departmental city plan check agencies such as the Department of Transportation, Department of Public works, Bureau of Engineering Community Redevelopment Agency, and County Health Department. We assisted in obtaining the B-permit for work performed on city property. We also assisted the owner’s preferred manufacturers who were located out of state in obtaining approval as a City of Los Angeles Licensed fabricator. JGM also served as the Owner’s agent for obtaining several Request for Modifications, recording covenants, and permit issuance.