Gallery: Carabineros Fort is a Sustainable Headquarters for Mounted Pol...

The mounted police in Medellin, Colombia have a sweet and sustainable fort from which to base their operations. Built by the city's urban development corporation, EDU Medellin, Carabineros Fort provides space for 70 policemen, 50 horses and 10 dogs. The organization has a strong commitment to the environment and their facility makes use of solar energy, a bio digester to process waste, and it collects rainwater. Located in a lush forest preserve, Carabineros Fort is a project aimed at providing more public space and further protecting the environment.

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