The Police Headquarters serves as a catalyst for urban growth while integrating itself into the sensitive context of a historic neighborhood. This area is a vital component of the Downtown urban fabric with three major athletic venues in proximity to the site. The entrance plaza is located at the prominent NW corner of the site and welcomes visitors through the north public entrance atrium.
The exterior envelope communicates openness and transparency at the primary streetscapes through the glazed north and west building facades. The sunshade structure utilize louvers as a passive shading strategy. The transparency of the glazing is balanced with metal panels which project the Police Department’s tenets of strength and discipline.
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