Physical Plant Olympic Medal Winners
The Physical Plant five--team name "Physical PANTers"--scored a bronze in Health Promotion's campus-wide Olympic fitness challenge.  Over 60 people competed in the employee challenge which awarded points in categories like "adventure excercise...
Freezing Temperatures
DO touch that dial! You can help prepare your building for tomorrow's record low temperatures.  Your assistance in protecting our buildings is GREATLY APPRECIATED by the physical plant staff. 1) Turn thermostats to 70 degrees - this will help...

Why is the water yellow?

Friday, November 15, 2013 - 1:55pm
It's temporary.  And it's safe to drink and bath in.  By the end of next week, November 22, 2013, the water should be back to its usual, crystal-clear condition.  Concentrations of iron and manganese are tinting our water right now....
The east entrance doors to Chapell Wilson Hall will be closed beginning Thursday, July 11, for about one week. Contractors will be removing and replacing the sidewalks and installing underground piping east of the building.  Doesn't this photo...

No Recycling July 4 & 5- See You On The 8th!

Tuesday, June 25, 2013 - 11:27am
Regular recycling pick-ups will be suspended for the Independence Day holiday and resume again on July 8th. Have a happy and safe 4th of July.  Questions?  Contact Grant Powers, 828-262-7296

Gas Key Not Working?

Wednesday, June 19, 2013 - 9:26am
Remember that your vehicle needs more than gas to run effectively.  It also needs regular servicing.  If your gas key isn't working, you're probably receiving another gentle reminder from Motor Pool that servicing is due.  (Your...

Rent Motorpool Vehicles Online

Wednesday, June 12, 2013 - 4:34pm
You can reserve and rent motor pool vehicles online after July 1st, 2013! Online rentals are designed to streamline the reservation process and provide more information to the customer. What's New: You will NOT have to submit a Travel Authorization...
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Safety Fair - June 19th

Thursday, June 6, 2013 - 5:45pm
The Physical Plant will be hosting a Safety Fair. Featuring over 20 vendors and displays When?  Wednesday, June 19, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Where?  ASU Physical Plant parking lot on Dale Street (off State Farm Road) All employees...

Fire Department Training On Campus

Wednesday, June 5, 2013 - 2:14pm
During the next three weeks, between June 5, 2013 and June 28, 2013, the Boone Fire Department will be conducting training on Appalachian's campus.  If you have any questions, please contact Floyd Hicks

Joyce Lawrence Lane Construction

Tuesday, June 4, 2013 - 10:17am
Pedestrian improvements will be made along Joyce Lawrence Lane, (in front of Chapell Wilson) which includes new sidewalks, steps, retaining walls and repaving.  However, this will require the closure of Joyce Lawrence Lane for several weeks....

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Facilities Operations (formerly "Physical Plant")
265 Dale Street
PO Box 32105
Boone, NC 28608-2105
Phone: 828.262.3190

Fax: 828.262.4017

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