Frequency of Landscape Services

Frequency of Campus Landscape Services

  • Turf Care
    Task Frequency
    Mowing Once a week
    Edging Twice a month
    String trimming Twice a month
    Aerating Annually, if needed
    Re-seeding Annually, if needed
    Fertilizing Annually, if needed


  • Irrigation
    Task Frequency
    Sprinkler repairs Within 2 days
    Mainline repairs Within 5 days
    Coverage testing Annually
    Run time adjustments 5 times a week, with drought restrictions
    Electric valve repairs Within 7 days
  • Planters
    Task Frequency
    Tree trimming, based on species Every 5 to 7 years
    Trim hedges Every 2 months
    Shrub pruning Quarterly
    Floral planting 3 to 4 times a year
  • Outdoor Pest Control
    Task Frequency
    Weed control Annually if needed
    Insect treatment As reported
    Rodent treatment As reported

Frequency of Campus Hardscape, Refuse & Recycling Services

  • Hardscape
    Task Frequency
    Power blow walkways Once a week
    Spot cleaning Once a month, if needed
    Pressure washing Annually. Due to drought, only for sanitation purposes. No aesthetic cleaning currently.


  • Street Cleaning
    Task Frequency
    Parking lot sweeping Twice a month
    Campus street sweeping Twice month


  • Litter Control
    Task Frequency
    Empty outdoor refuse cans 2 to 3 times a week
    Empty outdoor recycle cans 2 to 3 times a week
    Empty refuse dumpsters, residence halls 5 times a week
    Empty refuse dumpsters, apartments Twice a week
    Empty refuse dumpsters, campus Twice a week
    Empty recycle dumpsters Twice a week
    Empty compost dumpsters Twice a week


  • Roof Cleaning
    Task Frequency
    Roof surface Annually
    Gutters Annually