St. Louis Justice Center + Juvenile Detention Center Expansion
St. Louis County, Missouri, USA
Fentress’ design transforms the outdated St. Louis County Courts, originally built in the early 1970s, into a modern, state-of-the-art facility.
- 43 courtrooms,
- general office space,
- customer service areas,
- 63,000-square-foot juvenile detention facility,
- 64 detention sleeping cells,
- educational space,
- conference + meeting rooms,
- public spaces, storage, and operational support areas.
The courts complex is an energy efficient, accessible and secure facility that will serve St. Louis County well into the future.
USGBC LEED Certified
Sustainable design strategies employed include the use of local materials and energy efficient mechanical systems.