Arizona Department of Corrections 1000 Bed Expansion
Owner: State of Arizona
Square Footage: 151,000 SF
Location: Douglas, Perryville, and Tucson Arizona
Description: Faced with an emergency need for beds within the Arizona State Prison System, Arizona Department of Administration contracted Arrington Watkins to design 1,000 additional beds spread among three separate sites. The new facilities were designed primarily for Level 1 inmates with less than one year until release. Facilities included dormitories, administration, medical, rethermalization kitchens, dining, inmate laundries, and outdoor recreation spaces.