Public Safety

Johnston Public Safety Building

Johnston, Iowa

Completed on a very tight budget, Design Alliance and Architects Design Group designed this new Headquarters for Johnston’s Police and Fire Departments.

West Des Moines Public Safety Building #19

West Des Moines, Iowa

Located west of Jordan Creek Mall, this new building houses staff and apparatus for the West Des Moines Fire Department, EMS, and Police.

Johnston Public Safety Station #2

Johnston, Iowa

A satellite two-bay station serving Johnston and Grimes.

State of Iowa Dept of Public Safety – Oran Pape Building

Des Moines, Iowa

The $18 million project included converting the former Records and Property Building just southwest of the State Capitol into the headquarters four public safety divisions plus the commissioner’s office and other supporting entities of the department. The LEED-certified project involved totally remodeling the 66,000-square-foot building and the addition of 33,000 square feet.

Iowa Correctional Institution for Women

Mitchellville, Iowa

Design Alliance was Architect-of-Record for four buildings and provided consulting and construction phase services for all the buildings for this large upgrade of Iowa’s prison for women. We worked in association with STV Architects, New York.

Bondurant Public Safety Building

Bondurant, Iowa

Following successful passage of a referendum, the city constructed double deep, four-bay station with training and support spaces, using a pre-engineered steel building.

Story City Fire Station

Story City, Iowa

The pre-engineered metal building for the city fire station includes offices, a meeting room, a kitchen, and an apparatus room.

Waukee Public Safety

Waukee, Iowa

The new public safety facility contains a five-bay apparatus room, support spaces, and police department.

WestCom Emergency 911 Dispatch Center
West Des Moines, Iowa

The Cities of West Des Moines, Urbandale, and Clive relocated their shared dispatch facility into the lower level of the recently completed Public Safety Facility #19. The $750,000 project remodeled 3,000 square feet of space for security, efficiency, and comfort.