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Birmingham Safe Rooms

LOCATION: Birmingham, AL
CLIENT CONTACT: City of Birmingham
CONSTRUCTION FIRM: n/a
DATE OF COMPLETION: Spring 2015
COST:
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After the memorable tornado of April 27, 2011, FEMA awarded the City of Birmingham grants to design and construct 5 public-use safe rooms.  The safe rooms are designed in compliance with FEMA 361 “Design and Construction Guidance for Community Safe Rooms”, and their appearance is in compliance with the City’s grant application.  Located on a variety of sites spread throughout the northwest Birmingham neighborhoods, the safe rooms will be bid and constructed via 3 separate packages.  Line Scale Form provided its services to Metric Engineering, which served as Consultant to the City of Birmingham.