Owner

Borough of Edgewater

Location

Edgewater, New Jersey

Total Area

16,210 sf

Scope

Complete architectural and construction coordination

Coordination of all security, furniture, site/civil, structural, mechanical, electrical, and plumbing engineering services

Borough of Edgewater Police Station, Municipal Court & Borough Offices Exterior View

Borough of Edgewater Police Station, Municipal Court & Borough Offices

Program

Renovation study to preserve a historic municipal complex

Preliminary design of three-story police station

Self-sufficient building housing the following departments:

  • Operations Division
  • Administration
  • Detective Division
  • Municipal Court
  • Borough Offices

Challenges

Integration of owner's program requirements in a relatively small site

Architectural language that respects existing buildings

Effective interpretation of all functions with existing vehicular and pedestrian circulation

Designed with security as a focus respecting post 9/11 methodology