b'EMERGENCY RESPONSEDEC49FACTS&FIGURES Project: New ARFF Station & Snow Removal Equipment FacilityLocation: Decatur (IL) AirportOwner: Decatur Park DistrictFacility Size: 28,600 sq. ft.single storywith mezzanineCost: $6.3 millionFunding: Completely funded by Coronavirus Aid, Relief & Economic Security (CARES) Acta way for us to house everything in onemanagement, and was supported byConstruction: Nov. 2021-July 2023building and have only one set of utilityArchitectural Expressions from nearbyConsultant/Project Manager: Hanson bills. Forsyth, IL as the architect of record.Professional Services Inc.The $6.3 million project was fullyChristy-Foltz Inc., a local Decatur firm, wasDesign: Architectural Expressions funded by the Coronavirus Aid, Reliefthe general contractor.General Contractor: Christy-Foltz Inc.and Economic Security (CARES) Act,The old fire station, constructed in 1969,Mechanical/Electrical/Plumbing Engineers: as was a new Striker 1500 fire truck thewas on the south end of the airport. TheArchitectural Expressionsairport purchased in 2022. The new trucknew ARFF facility is more centrally locatedTechnology Upgrades for ARFF Station: supplements the Index A airports existingto decrease response time for runwayForum Communications alarm system; conference Oshkosh Striker 3000.emergencies. Longstanding T hangarscenter system for improved presentations & trainingOn the snow removal equipment andwere removed to make room for the newARFF Equipment: 2006 Oshkosh Striker 3000 with maintenance side, the new facility housesstation/equipment facility.high-reach extendable turret; 2022 Oshkosh Striker 1500 four runway brooms, five plow trucks andOne fire/rescue (operations) worker isSnow Removal Equipment: 4 runway brooms;two runway blowers along with a host ofalways on duty at the facility. Wright offers5 plow trucks; 2 runway blowers other equipment for the maintenance staff.additional coverage on weekdays, becauseFacility Features: Skylights; mezzanine-level Hanson Professional Services Inc.,he stays current with requirements fortraining/conference room that will double as airports an airport consulting firm headquarteredARFF responders.emergency operations center & backup location for in Springfield, IL, led the projectcounty Emergency Management Agency; tornado shelter AirportImprovement.comOctober 2023'