University of Delaware

Grounds Services

The grounds unit maintains all university grounds, gardens and the athletic complex. Our staff of heavy equipment operators, refuse collectors, grounds equipment technicians, caretakers, grounds workers, arborists, horticulturists, grounds technicians, drivers and their supervisory staff are dedicated to providing exceptional service to the University of Delaware community.  In providing this exceptional service we contribute to the greater mission of the University in providing quality educational, social, and athletic opportunities for the university community.

Grounds Services is responsible for all grounds maintenance functions as they relate to the safety and appearance of the campus. We are also the central point for snow removal, solid waste and recycling services and pavement sweeping services.

Grounds Maintenance Products
Request for Recycling

Grounds Services Staff:
Sylvester Johnson
Director of Facilities Custodial and University Services
(302) 831-3339

Mike Loftus, Assistant Director
Seth Greenwood, Manager
Sue Wyndham, Landscape Architect
Felice Cook, Administrative Assistant III - (302) 831-0219

    Phone:  (302) 831-2624
    Fax:     (302) 831-2390


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