City of La Mesa New Police Facility

Project overview

Vanir provided full construction management services for the third phase of the City of La Mesa’s project to reconstruct its civic center.

Phase 3 consisted of the new police facility and parking structure:

  • The first floor of the building covers 26,561 square feet and contains locker rooms, offices, briefing rooms, interview rooms, holding cells, and general public spaces.
  • The second floor holds additional offices and is comprised of 14,808 square feet.
  • The 47,737-square-foot underground parking facility provides secured space for 112 vehicles, as well as storage for bicycles, officer’s gear, and SWAT team equipment.
  • The building is listed as an essential services building as defined by California code; it was built to these higher standards with all building materials being fire resistant or fire proof.


La Mesa, California


City of La Mesa

Design Team

Leach Mounce Architects


Edge Development Inc.

Construction Cost

$14.7 million




89,106 SF