Project Description

Family Court
Philadelphia, PA

The  new Family Court facility brings the Domestic Relations and Juvenile Divisions of the Family Court into one building.  This building includes 14 floors above grade, and one partial mechanical penthouse level, totaling 509,000 GSF.  Three below-grade parking levels provide parking for 260 cars including a 37 car secure parking area for judges and other key court staff at the lowest level.   Separate vertical and horizontal circulation paths are created for the public, judges and courts staff, and prisoners.  The building was designed to meet LEED Silver certification.