Do you know of an area on campus that needs sprucing up? Facilities Services is taking nominations as part of their Volunteer First Impressions contest.
Before Mona Hernandez leaves her office each evening, she checks one last item off her to-do list: emptying her deskside recycling and trash bins. It’s part of My Tiny Trash, a new waste reduction and awareness initiative coming to UT office buildings that swaps deskside trash cans for gray three-quart Tiny Trash containers.
A new permanent exhibit at the Facilities Services Complex on Sutherland Avenue honors the site’s history as part of the “Marble City,” when Knoxville was the epicenter of the booming Tennessee marble industry.
UT Recycling has opened the Grow Lab, a campus garden that serves as an outdoor classroom and hub for community engagement while working to address local food insecurity.
A new UT policy governs the use of temporary signs or displays on campus property.
The Ken and Blaire Mossman Building is among the many new buildings and upgraded facilities changing the face of campus this fall.
KUB crews have completed repairs to a broken water main that closed most of Lake Loudoun Boulevard Wednesday. Roadway repairs will continue until Saturday evening.
With work underway on the new engineering complex east of Neyland Stadium, pedestrians will find detours to guide them around the site.
Dave Irvin, associate vice chancellor of facilities services, recently extended a well-deserved thank you to the more than 80 members of his team who worked tirelessly during the June 29 power outage that impacted the SERF Building on the Hill.
Facilities Services Electrical Services unit has been working around the clock to restore damaged electrical switchgear in the Science and Engineering Research Facility that took down power to several buildings on the Hill.
Power has been restored to all campus buildings with the exception of the Science and Engineering Research Facility after an outage on Friday afternoon.
UT’s interactive campus map soon will feature three-dimensional renderings of campus buildings, parking areas, and points of interest such as dining and Vol Shop locations as well as a live feed of the campus transit system.