Update 8:14 a.m. – Corrected to note that Eastern Wake EMS will exclusively occupy the facility.
Wake County is building a new EMS station at 3001 Wendell Boulevard, which is across the street-and-to-the-right from the fire station. It will replace the current Wendell Main EMS Station, located downtown. Construction is nearing completion. Lee Wilson took this photo this weekend:
Lee Wilson photo
The 4,231 square-foot building will be equipped with three ambulance bays and eleven parking places. The 0.95 acre site is located at 3001 Wendell Boulevard. The $1.7M building was designed by Williard Stewart Caliendo Architects.
It will occupied by Eastern Wake EMS, which currently utilizes the old Wendell Rescue Squad building at 401 E. Third Street. That 4,080 square-foot structure was built in 1974, and will be retained by Eastern Wake EMS as an administration facility.
See larger version of rendering and floor plan on the county’s project page.
Here’s a project summary, from this county’s project page: