Skipper Bowles Utility Project Enters Second Phase

March 20, 2017

In support of the second phase of the Skipper Bowles utility project, a portion of the southbound lanes of Skipper Bowles Drive and the adjacent sidewalk will be temporarily closed Monday, March 20 through Thursday, May 11. Vehicular access will be maintained by converting the two northbound lanes to 2-way … Read More »

Categories: Construction, News

Joe Ockert Announced as New Assistant Director of Design Services

February 20, 2017

We are pleased to announce that Joe Ockert will become the new assistant director of Design Services, effective Feb. 20. Ockert has worked at UNC since 2015, when he was hired as a facilities architect in the Facilities Planning and Design department of Facilities Services. In this role, he has … Read More »

Herb Richmond Named New Director of Housekeeping Services

February 7, 2017

Following an extensive search, we are pleased to announce that Cotanus “Herb” Richmond is the new director of Housekeeping Services, effective Feb. 6. Richmond, a native North Carolinian, has served as the interim director of the Housekeeping Services department since May 2016. He brings the experience and institutional knowledge gained … Read More »

Trail Status: January 25, 2017

January 25, 2017

The singletrack trails are open. Low-lying areas continue to drain and dry. Thanks for respecting the resource! (10:41:22 AM, 01/25/2017)  

Trail Status: January 23, 2017

January 23, 2017

The single track trails are closed due to wet conditions. Please allow them 24 hours to drain and dry. The roads and utility corridors remain open. Thank you for respecting the resource! (01/23/2017, 7:56:23 AM)

Trail Status: January 11, 2017

January 11, 2017

The singletrack trails are closed due to wet conditions. The roads and utility corridors remain open. Thanks for respecting the resource!

Winter Weather Response

January 6, 2017

Snow Removal Priority Maps Online Version PDF Version University officials will be closely monitoring campus conditions throughout the weekend. Facilities Services crews have pre-treated and brined primary campus walkways, roads and parking lots. Grounds, Housekeeping, Building Services and Construction Services crews will be coordinating efforts to clear campus routes as … Read More »

Utility Project Will Impact Parking on Lenoir and Emerson Drives Beginning Dec. 19

December 16, 2016

Update: The Lenoir Drive Utility Project has been extended and parking will be impacted on both Lenoir and Emerson Drives through Monday, Jan. 30, 2017. N3 permit holders who find their parking areas overcrowded can utilize the overflow areas, Cobb Deck (ND) and N5-Park Place. A utility project to repair … Read More »

Categories: Construction

Winter Holiday Energy Saving Initiative

November 7, 2016

Since 2012, UNC-Chapel Hill has safely lowered building temperatures and campus energy use during University holidays, particularly the winter holidays when the University is closed for about ten consecutive days. During the 2016 Winter Holiday Energy Saving Initiative (December 23 – January 1), building temperature set points will be lowered … Read More »

Categories: Energy Management

Emergency Steam Tunnel Repairs Will Close Segment of Skipper Bowles Drive Beginning Oct. 19

October 18, 2016

Facilities Services is conducting emergency steam tunnel repairs that will force the closure of a segment of Skipper Bowles Drive to through traffic beginning Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016, through Jan. 6, 2017. As a result, access to parking areas along Skipper Bowles Drive will be maintained through designated routes (see … Read More »

Categories: Construction