The Physical Plant grounds staff provides overall maintenance to 56.2 acres. Basic duties entails mowing, trimming, pruning, planting, fertilizing, seeding, weeding, and litter control.
The removal of snow and ice from campus sidewalks and parking is the responsibility of the Physical Plant. This is done to provide access to campus and buildings prior the start of the days normal operation.
Custodians are responsible for clearing steps and sidewalk from their immediate buildings to a point where motorized equipment can make facilities accessible as soon as possible. The Snow Removal policy can be found at http://www.dsu.edu/hr/policies/01-40-00.aspx.
Questions or requests regarding grounds can be made by contacting the Physical Plant at 256-5222.