By: Eric M. Chambers, AIA, CID, LEED GA, CDT As an architect, it is exciting to design Mission Critical Facilities ranging from Police Stations to Fire Stations, EMS Facilities, Emergency Operation Centers, and other similar public safety facilities. These facilities are unique since they have such distinct features and are icons for our communities. It is also due to the fact that our First Responders (Policemen, Firemen, Dispatchers, EMT’s, etc.) work to keep our communities safe places to live, work,…