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Shonto Public Services Facility

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Carlos M, Carlos A Murrieta

Project Name

Shonto Public Services Facility


Indian Route 221 and Route 6320



45,266 sq. feet

Construction Cost



Shonto Chapter Governance


  • Civil Engineer: CVL Consulting Engineers
  • : Applied Engineering
  • Plumbing Engineer: Applied Engineering
  • Structural Engineer: Caruso Turley Scott
  • Electrical Engineer: Electrical Design Consultants, Inc.
  • Landscape Architect: CVL Consulting Engineers

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Project Description

The Shonto Public Services Complex design represents the challenging integration of multi-functional and multi-disciplinary spatial needs where Navajo traditional way of life is balanced with modern opportunities, becoming the origin of Community self- empowerment to become ‘Self-sufficient’. The complex provides a proactive scenario where a physical place, will provide the basis for a sustained community well-being.

The building structure is being designed as walls that emerge from the same ground, utilizing rammed earth construction, a technology that has a strong cultural and sustainable approach.
This building will incorporate several renewable energy and sustainability practices such as rain water harvesting, solar systems for all lighting, air quality control measures, high efficiency equipment for HVAC, xeriscape, among others.
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