A rendering of the law enforcement training center

Safety

Law Enforcement Training Center

We are replacing the police training center on Law Enforcement Drive off of Battle Bridge Road. The building is outdated and no longer meets police training needs. 

Project Details

 
Type:
City Properties and Facilities
Budget:
$26 million
Project Lead:
Construction Management
Contractors:
Mosley Architects (Design); Messer Construction; RMF Engineering; Froehling & Robertson

Contact

 

Bill Black, PE
Project Manager
919-996-5578

Lead Department:
Engineering Services
Participating Department:
Police
Service Unit:
Constructing City-owned Buildings

Programmed

This phase is complete. 

Phase Contacts

 

Bill Black, PE
Project Manager
919-996-5578

Lead Department:
Engineering Services

Planning

This phase is complete. 

Phase Contacts

 

Bill Black, PE
Project Manager
919-996-5578

Lead Department:
Engineering Services

Design

This phase is complete. 

Phase Contacts

 

Bill Black, PE
Project Manager
919-996-5578

Lead Department:
Engineering Services

Construction

During construction, crews:  

  • Installed the construction and silt fences (along with other erosion control measures to keep soil on the construction site);
  • Installed a stormwater pipe; 
  • Added structural steel to the building; and,
  • Completed the building foundation.

Next Steps

 

As construction continues, work will include: 

  • Building the retaining wall for the training center (95 percent complete); 
  • Installing the geothermal well field for heating and cooling the building (Ongoing); 
  • Installing utilities; 
  • Continuing to grade the site for construction (Limited due to weather conditions);
  • Second floor metal work and wall framing;
  • First floor interior wall framing (70 percent complete); and, 
  • Installing part of the roof. 

Phase Contacts

 

Bill Black, PE
Project Manager
919-996-5578

Lead Department:
Engineering Services

Complete

Phase details coming soon. 

Phase Contacts

 

Bill Black, PE
Project Manager
919-996-5578

Lead Department:
Engineering Services

Schedule

Date Activity
Winter 2018 Project design began
Spring 2019 Project design complete
Summer 2019 Project construction began
Late Fall 2020 Project construction complete

Renovations

The new 60,000-square-foot center will have all officer training features on one site. This includes everything officer's need to meet training academy requirements.

Green Features

The new training facility has several sustainable features: 

Sustainability  Feature
Energy Geothermal heating and cooling; Electric vehicle charging station
Water Reclaimed water for plumbing; Green stormwater infrastructure
Waste Construction waste recycling; Using recycled material
Wellness Daylight harvesting; Dimmable lights