City of Fairfield Police Department - Art Koch Range & Training Facility


Location:  Fairfield, CA
Date Completed:  Completed
Services Provided:  Civil Engineering 
Owner:  City of Fairfield

Key Contributions:  2 value engineering sessions and 7 bid alternatives | preparation of 2 sets of plans (site vs. roadway extension) to align bids with funding sources  

Sustainable Design:  vegetated detention basin/swale to reduce storm water and improve water quality

Details:  4.63-acres | 39,000 SF building | 6-lane rifle range and 20-lane pistol range | gun maintenance room and ammunition storage area | secured armory | office space | classrooms | use of force and driving simulators | mat and ready rooms | K-9 training area

This city-owned property was developed as an indoor firing range and training facility. Site improvements include parking, landscaping, water quality linear detention swale, lighting, fencing, and screening walls as necessary.

With construction cost control due to escalating materials costs, water quality and detention design within 100-year flood plain as well as multiple funding sources, this project required special attention from Cunningham Engineering in order to make it a success.