12th District Police Station

1412 South Blue Island Avenue

The new station consists of a two-story, 44,000-square-foot masonry building with a design based on the Police Station Prototype. The project is designed to accommodate a staff of 450 people over three shifts and contains male/female locker rooms, roll call room, exercise room,sallyport, holding cells, interview rooms, evidence areas, 100 seat community room,administrative and general offices, and a 150-foot communications tower.

LEED Features: This project is designed to achieve the goal of LEED “Gold” Certification and includes a turbine generator waste heat recovery system, green roof over 50%, roof and paving selected to reduce heat island effects, environmentally friendly and recycled material usage, and a sophisticated building energy management system.

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