Islamorada Administrative Center and Public Safety Headquarters/ new three-story hardened facility/ 23,670 GSF
The new 3-story Administrative Center and Public Safety Headquarters is hardened to withstand Category 5 windloads and serves as the Village’s Emergency Operations Center.
Housing multiple municipal agencies, the first floor houses facilities for both Village Fire Fighters and Police Officers. The firefighter portion includes 2 large apparatus bays and a hazmat decontamination room. In addition, it hosts 4 bunk rooms, exercise area, laundry facility, day room, and kitchen, as well as offices for both the chief and the assistant fire chief. A fire watch call center, public lobby and secured copy and records areas are shared with the Village Police Department. The Police Department includes police captain’s office, sergeant’s office and regional officer’s workroom, as well as a conference room and roll call room. Multiple mechanical, medical and equipment storage rooms support the functionality of the space.
The second floor supports the planning department, reception area, 15 building department offices, plotter room, copier room, conference room, building coordination office and telecommunications center.
The third floor houses the City Hall, including village manager, city engineer, finance director, and accounting offices, with additional conference room, and telecom room.