Project Description

Client: City of Decatur
Location: Decatur, GA
Surface Area: 84,377 SF

The Beacon Municipal Court Complex is an adaptive re-use and new construction of a historic three-building city municipal complex. The project includes a Police and Municipal Court Facility with courtroom, holding cells and 911 communications, an Active Living Building with classrooms, additionally a gymnasium and a City of Decatur Schools Administration Building totaling 84,377 SF.  The LEED Silver project also includes the construction of a plaza to connect the three buildings.

Three additional project scopes were added mid-project; re-route a major artery of the city’s active storm sewer, build a two and one-half acre water retention vault below a soccer field and expand and renovate an adjoining community pool in time for summer use.