RL Anderson — South County Courts
Serving style and justice.
In the rapidly growing region of south Sarasota County, a new courthouse will increase accessibilty for the many new residents, and provide administrative space for justice system personnel, public officials, and law enforcement.READ MORE
LARGO FIRE STATION #43
Built to last.
This state-of-the-art building is believed to be the only vertical construction project in Florida created under a partnership of four public agencies. Housing 8,000 SF of bay and living space, it is rated for a category 5 hurricane.READ MORE
Longboat Key Fire Station #92
Resilient coastal design.
Located on a barrier island between Sarasota Bay and the Gulf of Mexico, Longboat Key Fire Station #92 posed several unique challenges.READ MORE
Sarasota Co. Fire Station #13
Coastal design continuity.
This station was an exercise in using color and materials to update an existing design for a new site. READ MORE
Venice Fire Station #1 and City Hall Renovation
Modern look, respect for history.
The two-story station respects the historic context of the district, while also providing a new modern fire station that will serve the needs of the thriving coastal community. READ MORE
Sarasota Co. Fire Station #8
An expression of contemporary architecture.
Sarasota County Fire Station #8 is a new 19,300 SF fire station and re-use of Sweet Sparkman’s plans for Sarasota County Fire Station #1. READ MORE
Charlotte County Justice Center Renovation-Remodel
Design justice for the Court.
The Charlotte County Justice Center, originally completed in 1999, comprises a five-story building interconnected with a three-story building totaling 197,131 SF.READ MORE
Captiva Island Fire Station
Is it strong enough?
Captiva Island is located in Lee County, Florida just offshore in the beautiful waters of the Gulf of Mexico.READ MORE
BOKEELIA FIRE STATION #3
Staying true to its surroundings.
This 7,000 SF station’s design and exterior finish reflect the vernacular architecture of its location, Pine Island, which has a great many wood-framed structures with asymmetrical ridges and distinctive patterns.READ MORE
SARASOTA CO. FIRE STATION #1
Design for disparate uses.
This 12,894 SF, certified Silver LEED station houses four drive-through apparatus bays with living quarters for 14 firefighters/EMS personnel. A multi-purpose room serves as EMS training space and is available for public use.READ MORE
BOCA GRANDE PUBLIC SAFETY BUILDING
Respecting the past.
The design for this fire, EMS and Sheriff’s facility reflects sensitivity to its site in a historic district. Its classic look incorporates the rich details of period homes, and a two-story replica hose tower serves as a focal point.READ MORE
SARASOTA CO. FIRE STATION #14
This two-story station is a certified Silver LEED building. Its contemporary and functional design distinguishes the building as a public facility, while a tall, sheltered plaza emphasizes the entry to community space.READ MORE
SARASOTA CO. FIRE STATION #16
Facilities for first responders.
This new station, which also houses a new Sheriff’s Office Operations unit in one wing, is a certified Silver LEED facility and includes three drive-through apparatus bays with living quarters for nine firefighters/EMS personnel. READ MORE