Front Royal, Virginia
The Warren County Public Safety Building houses the sheriff’s office and fire and rescue services. Its large meeting room is available to the community and is also used for staff training. The county’s E-911 emergency communications are located in the facility. Space is provided for the sheriff’s administration, investigations, patrol, and animal control functions, as well as a forensics laboratory, evidence storage, and vehicular evidence examination bay. Report and briefing rooms, locker rooms, and support spaces are located to facilitate efficient operation.
The project achieved LEED Gold certification and is the first LEED building with a chilled beam/radiant sail heating and cooling system.