The Fire Station

Gallery: Davenport (IA) Station Renovation

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Gallery: Davenport (IA) Central Fire Station

Galante Architecture Studio married a 20,000 square foot addition to a renovated 10,000 square foot fire station built in 1901 for the Davenport (ID) Fire Department. (All photos courtesy of Galante Architecture Studio.)

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Gallery: Davenport (IA) Central Fire Station

Galante Architecture Studio restored the stairway to the second level of the original station building.

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Gallery: Davenport (IA) Central Fire Station

The renovated Davenport (ID) Central Fire Station continues its life as the oldest operating fire station west of the Mississippi River.

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Gallery: Davenport (IA) Central Fire Station

This view of the rear portion of Davenport’s fire station addition show the seven drive-through apparatus bays.

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Gallery: Davenport (IA) Central Fire Station

Two engines sit in apparatus bays in the Davenport (ID) Central Fire Station addition.

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Gallery: Davenport (IA) Central Fire Station

he new hose tower on Davenport’s station addition doubles as a training tower.

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Gallery: Davenport (IA) Central Fire Station

A large training classroom on the second floor of the renovated original station has a back wall of exposed brick that forms the exterior of the building.

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Gallery: Davenport (IA) Central Fire Station

An exercise area was included in the addition to the station.

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Gallery: Davenport (IA) Central Fire Station

Administrative offices now occupy the second floor of the original 1901 station.