FS17 and EMS 


James Faress, PE  (919) 560-7963, Primary Project Manager

 Peri Manns, ASLA (919) 560-7996, Secondary Project Manager


Project Description

Thi project is a collaboration between between Durham County EMS and the City of Durham Fire Department for the design and construction of a co-located Fire and EMS station. This new joint station is needed for future fire and EMS presence due to the growth and annexation in the Leesville Road/ Doc Nichols Road area in East Durham.  In accordance with Durham City and County commitment to environmental responsibility, this building is targeted for LEED Silver Certification.


 5503 Leesville Road, Durham, NC 27703 Map

Team Members

 Designer/Builder: Bobitt
 LEED Consultant - MBP, Inc.
 Landscape Consultant - CLH Design
 Structural Consultant - Stroud Pence
 PME Consultant - Crenshaw Consulting Engineers, Inc.
 Security Consultant - CHA Companies


Project Budget

 Overall Budget: 4,653,525 

 The County contribution to the total budget is based upon relative square footage of the building.


Current Phase: 



Expected Completion:

 April 2018