Avon Fire Station

Firm Credit : Fritzlen Pierce Architects

Description

The Avon Fire Station located in Eagle County Colorado houses, the Eagle County Fire Protection District Offices, emergency vehicle garages and a water treatment facility. The station is centrally located near the town library and town hall. Housing for emergency services personnel is located on the second floor. The facility includes a dispatch 

Design Features

The strong roof sloping roof forms are inspired by the vernacular architecture of the area and provide an iconic profile that identifies the building as a key municipal facility. 

Sustainable Practices

This multi-use facility minimizes the carbon footprint by combining multiple municipal functions under one roof including shared offices and parking. The super insulated roof assembly reduces heat loss. 

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