Will County Public Safety Complex


LOCATION

Joliet, Illinois

MARKET

Municipal

TYPE

Preconstruction, Ground Up

ARCHITECT

DLR Group

  • 87,000-SF, two-story facility on a seven-acre site
  • Includes a 66,000-SF sheriff’s department, 6,500-SF emergency telephone system board and the 12,500-SF Laraway Communications Center
  • Main complex houses the 911 dispatch center and enclosed sally port, shared public and staff training rooms, evidence processing with property storage and vehicle processing, as well as multipurpose meeting spaces and locker rooms
  • Site work involved mass grading, utility work, bioswales, native planting and hardscaping
  • Project of the Year (American Public Works Association)