MEMS Headquarters - "Station One"
Station One, in Little Rock, Arkansas is a two-story, 37,000-square-foot structure. The western half of the first floor is constructed of 10.5-inch-thick concrete reinforced with steel. It is designed to withstand winds of up to 250 mph, as well as seismic activity. The first floor includes MEMS state-of-the-art Communications Center, IT Department, and Operations. A pull-through covered ambulance re-supply area and vehicle maintenance facility are also located onsite, near Operations. The second floor contains the Executive Suite, Little Rock Ambulance Authority Boardroom, Finance Department, Accounts Receivable/Billing, Human Resources, and Training Department which includes a 1,500-square-foot multi-purpose classroom.
Ambulance Agency Wraps Up Little Rock Headquarters Move: January 13, 2017 - Arkansas' largest ambulance service said Thursday that it was in the final stages of transferring operations to a new headquarters in downtown Little Rock.
MEMS New Building Puts Dispatchers Out of Harm's Way: (KATV) MEMS, a Central Arkansas based ambulance a paramedic service, is putting a tornado shelter in their new building for dispatchers to operate.
Headquarters Building #2
MEMS Headquarters building #2 was located at 1101 W. 8th St. in Little Rock, Arkansas. The 7,928-square-foot structure was built in 1985 but was demolished in 2017 to make room for an employee parking lot. The "free standing" wall, behind the tree in the photo below was left as a memorial and still stands in the employee parking lot today.
Headquarters Building #1
MEMS Headquarters building #1 was located at 14th & Pulaski. The building was previously used as a fire station and had the original slide down pole in the bay area of the building. Dispatch and Billing were located upstairs and crew quarters were downstairs.