Gallery: New Brooklyn EMS Station Combines Response Efficiency with Env...

Michielli + Wyetzner Architects has combined elegant contemporary design with emergency response practicality in the design of a new EMS station for Greenpoint, Brooklyn. The New York City Fire Department is opening the new station as part of a citywide plan to increase EMS stations and reduce response time. In terms of safety, this is a welcomed relief for the neighborhood, which has to depend on first responder units coming in from miles away. The new building will be called the Greenpoint Emergency Medical Service Station, and it makes an interesting combination of response efficiency and environmental sustainability.

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