Dallas County South Government Center
Architect: KAI Texas
New two-story building that merges departments under one roof: Dallas County’s Tax Office, County Constables, Sheriff’s Traffic Division, Dispatch, K-Unit and two justice of the Peace courts. The new facility will feature a public walking trail that will be used by the Constables and Sheriff’s Academy for agility training, a weight room for employees, a wellness room and parking for special events next to the detention pond.
As part of the new building, the Sheriff Dispatch area has been designed as am ICC-500 2015 Storm Shelter that can withstand winds up to 200 miles per hour. The dispatch area will serve as a backup for other municipalities in the region.