Engine Company 70

6030 North Clark

LEED Certified SILVER

A 21,000-square-foot, 1-story masonry Fire Station based on the Prototype Design. Lessons Learned from previous Engine Company projects have been incorporated into the design. The project includes surface parking for 41 vehicles and is situated on 2.62 acres.

The facility features oversized doors to accommodate today’s larger emergency vehicles, a circular driveway for safer and faster ingress and egress of the facility, a state-of-the-art emergency communication system, a training room, an exterior apparatus training area, a state-of-the-art watch tower, firefighter and officer quarters, bathroom and locker-room facilities for men and women and a workout facility.

LEED Features: This project will include a solar thermal domestic water heating system. This project has a goal of LEED “Silver” Certification.