SRU's facilities department wins grounds management award

Nov. 1, 2016

Slippery Rock University's facilities department has received a Green Star Professional Grounds Management honor award from the Professional Grounds Management Society. 

The PGMS awards bring national recognition to grounds maintained with a high degree of excellence; recognize individual professional efforts leading to high maintenance standards and high quality appearance of the landscape; and challenge those responsible for maintenance of grounds throughout the country to achieve a higher level of excellence.

SRU scored 74 of a possible 100 points across a variety of categories, including: turf, landscape, budget and sustainable practices.