Fire Station 17

Todd Tingler, Project Manager
919-560-4197, ext. 21249


5503 Leesville Road, Durham, NC 27703 Map



Current Phase


Expected Completion

October 2018

Team Members

Designer/Builder: Bobbitt Design-Build

LEED Consultant: MBP, Inc.

Landscape Consultant: CLH Design

Structural Consultant: Stroud Pence

PME Consultant: Crenshaw Consulting Engineers

Media Advisory

Durham Fire and EMS Station 17 Grand Opening and Uncoupling Ceremony
An Event to Celebrate New Co-Shared Facility in Durham

When: Monday October 8, 2018 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

2 p.m. - Fire Hose Uncoupling Ceremony at Durham Fire and EMS Station 17, 5503 Leesville Road Durham, NC 27703
3 p.m. to 5 p.m. - Formal Remarks and Light Refreshments at Carolina Arbors Piedmont Hall Clubhouse, Caroline Arbors Drive, Durham, NC 27703

Project Description

This new fire station is needed for future fire protection due to growth and annexation in the Leesville Road/ Doc Nichols Road area in East Durham.  It will be one of the first LEED certified facilities built for the City of Durham.  Fire Station 17 will be a co-shared facility with an agreement between Durham County EMS and the City of Durham Fire Department.