Alexander & Associates LTD

Prospect Heights Police Center14 East Camp McDonald Road Prospect Heights, IL

  • Description

    1 story, 7,871 SF police facility with a 6,268 SF unfinished lower level.  Steel frame with masonry exterior walls.

  • Construction Cost

    $1,560,545

  • Completion Date

    Spring 1996

Scope of Services

Services included complete architectural and engineering consulting.  Initial work began with the preparation of a Space Needs Analysis followed by preliminary design, construction documents, competitive bidding and construction administration phase services.  ALEXANDER & ASSOCIATES, LTD. selected all interior finishes and colors and mainteined close involvement in the selection of the interior furnishings.

 

The new facility represents the latest in security technology, accessibility and architectural design.  Included are 5 prisoner holding areas, evidence processing areas, locker rooms and showers, line-up and roll call rooms, private interview rooms, semi-private office space for each officer, a conference room, lounge, administrative spaces and private offices for the Chief and Deputy Chief.  With its bay windows, skylights and low partitions, natural light is able to penetrate nearly all of the interior areas of the building.