Griffin Structures is serving as construction manager for a new 8,500 square-foot fire station in Cathedral City. The new station will serve the community and anticipated development in the downtown area. Station 411 will include three apparatus bays, living quarters, as well as support and storage areas.
The $7 million station will be set on a three-acre site which will also include development of a new Cathedral City Dog Park. The site will include training and recreation spaces as well as separate public parking and secure employee parking areas. Back-up utility facilities servicing the fire station will ensure uninterrupted service. The site will feature native and drought-tolerant landscaping.
The Fire Station will be constructed employing a pre-engineered metal building. Features will include high-speed rapid deployment bay exit doors; firefighter dormitory accommodations and semi-private captain’s quarters; a great room to incorporate cooking, dining, and living spaces; a flexible work/study area; equipment maintenance and storage areas; and a public lobby.