What and Who make up the Physical Plant?
We are the caretakers of the Universities buildings, grounds, and related infrastructures. The Physical Plant is funded to provide basic maintenance and services for the buildings, grounds, and utilities management 24 hours a day. We are also responsible for maintaining and managing the University motor pool fleet, property storage and record archives. Responsible for 20 main campus buildings comprising 470,000 square feet of building space and approximately 234 acres of grounds. The department is comprised of 27 people, 14 are buildings and grounds personnel with one foreman and 12 are custodians and a Supervisor. We are also involved in Strategic Planning, ADA compliance, fire and safety compliance and community service projects.