Fong, Johnny
November 2006
Fire Chief;Nov2006, Vol. 50 Issue 11, p30
Trade Publication
The article presents the author's experience of selecting the winners of the annual Station Style Fire Station Design Awards. The author is one of the judges of the contest and took a day or two to review each and every entry. He told that all the entries were separated into five piles including career, volunteer, satellite, combines-use and renovation. He reads full-length description of each project for an unbiased judgment.


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