City of Chicago Assets, Information & Services Public Building Commission
Joint Public Safety Training Academy (Police & Fire Phase I)
  • Project Type
    • Building
  • Status
  • Delivery Method
    • GMP
  • Services
  • Location
    • Chicago, IL
  • Duration
    • 20 Months
  • Size
    • 198,950 sqft
  • Architect
    • AECOM

The new campus will be utilized as a training and ongoing education of Chicago’s first responders. The new building will consolidate various existing public safety training facilities located throughout the City. The Training Academy will provide state-of-the-art indoor training spaces that will improve the current CPD and CFD training capabilities as well as offer more joint training opportunities. The main academy building will be approximately 198,950 sqft multi-story building which will include the following amenities like a small public safety museum with CFD line-of-duty memorial badges display case - open to the public, administrative offices, classrooms, labs, simulator rooms, auditorium, gymnasium, locker rooms, storage and other miscellaneous support spaces.