This page describes the department of Physical Plant's Landscape and Grounds program including grounds maintenance and irrigation.
The Physical Plant Department includes several subdivisions responsible for the grounds maintenance and improvements, transportation, and litter patrol, as well as other services on the Boca Raton and Jupiter campuses of Florida Atlantic University. The following details the work involved in these areas of concern.
Boca Raton Campus
The Grounds Operation is responsible for all grounds maintenance on the Boca Raton campus of Florida Atlantic University, covering nearly 170 acres of irrigated campus property plus all athletic fields. Through a unique combination of in-house staff and contractors, the Division seeks to maximize the appropriate dollars available to present a well manicured and visually appealing campus.
Mowing and Edging
Fertilization / Herbicide / Insecticide
Athletic and Common Areas
Solid Waste Removal
McArthur Jupiter Campus
The Physical Plant Department is responsible for all maintenance activities on this campus, including grounds, custodial, and general building maintenance.