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General Information

  • The Campus Site and Landscape Services Division is responsible for the grounds and tree maintenance, nursery, and outdoor construction and maintenance at IUB. We have a total of 41 appointed service maintenance staff members. All of our staff are emergency responders on the Indiana University campus.

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Mike Girvin
Manager Landscape Services

2222 East 10th Street
Bloomington, IN 47405
Phone: (812) 855-4082
Fax: (812) 855-2050


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Doug Sanders
Supervisor Construction

2222 East 10th Street
Bloomington, IN 47405
Phone: (812) 855-1940
Fax: (812) 855-2050

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Trent Chitwood
Grounds Supervisor

2222 East 10th Street
Bloomington, IN 47405
Phone: (812) 855-4103
Fax: (812) 855-2050

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Lea Woodard
Coordinator, Hilltop Garden & Nature Center

2222 East 10th Street
Bloomington, IN 47405
Phone: (812) 855-8808

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Jill Neihart
Administrative Coordinator

2222 East 10th Street
Bloomington, IN 47405
Phone: (812) 855-2038
Fax: (812) 855-2050

Grounds Maintenance

  • Tree trimming, removal and maintenance.
  • Snow removal.
  • Parking lot cleanup, striping, patching and bumper block replacement.
  • Mowing, weed whipping and edging.
  • Seeding and aerifying.
  • Trash pickup, limb pickup and leaf removal.
  • Watering, weeding, cultivating and fertilizing.
  • Pruning, mulching and chipping.
  • Spraying herbicides and pesticides.
  • Maintain 2,000 acres of green space and hard surface.

Arborists/ Tree Care

  • Three fulltime ASA Certified Arborists
  • Responsible for all tree removals, cabling, pruning, and safety assessment.

Snow Removal

  • Provide snow removal services on twenty one miles of campus streets, and fifty two miles of campus sidewalks, and steps.
  • Snow removal on all university parking lots.
  • To report snow related problems call 812-855-2038


  • Installation of landscape material for construction projects.
  • Nursery operation: planting and/or replacing trees, and annual flower and fall mum production.
  • Flower planting: spring and fall bulbs, annuals, mums.
  • Holiday swags and wreaths
  • Beautification projects


  • Hard surface installation and repairs of sidewalks, stone walls, curbs, retaining walls, brick walkways, patios and other site furnishings.
  • Install/remove playground equipment.
  • Bicycle parking implementation and maintenance.
  • Masonry services: blue stone, benches, signature bricks.
  • Stamped pattern concrete, specialty stone and concrete projects
  • Barricade delivery and pickup for special events.