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Facilities Management News

Facilities Management supports and maintains UNLV’s learning, research, and working environments.

Current Facilities Management News

Rick Agrellas shines the Fremont Cannon
Campus News | January 25, 2019

When the Rebels reclaimed the Fremont Cannon in November, that was just the start of it. Now that UNLV's paint crew has had their turn, the cannon is ready to come out and play again.

Chadwick "Chad" Phillips poses in front of construction in a building.
People | January 7, 2019

The construction project coordinator and father of nine seems too busy to ever have a kanak attack.

pumpkins piled together
Business and Community | October 31, 2018

Family friendly event from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 4 allows residents to launch pumpkins from large catapults and drives awareness on recycling and composting.

man in UNLV uniform
People | June 20, 2018

Along with dedicated allies, Conrad Wilson succeeds in quest to extend educational assistance to dependents of classified staff.

Christmas tree bulb
Business and Community | December 20, 2017

Christmas tree recycling begins Dec. 26 at more than 30 Southern Nevada locations; more than 15,000 trees recycled in 2016.

campus trees
Campus News | November 16, 2017

Among our campus' more than 4,300 trees are 10 specimens that stand above all others in Nevada.

Facilities Management In The News

KNPR News
September 19, 2018

California has a deposit law to get people to recycle that works something like this: Consumers pay a deposit of 5 or 10 cents when they buy a beverage.

Las Vegas Review Journal
December 27, 2017

The Southern Nevada Christmas Tree Recycling Committee is asking locals to give as much care to dismantling their firs, spruces and white pines as they did to putting them up.

KLAS-TV: 8 News Now
December 30, 2015

Now that the presents have been unwrapped, a Christmas tree recycling drive is beginning in Las Vegas. The University of Nevada, Las Vegas, and the Springs Preserve are heading a program that'll accept trees through Jan. 15 at more than 30 drop-off locations in and around Las Vegas.

Associated Press
December 28, 2015

The University of Nevada, Las Vegas, and the Springs Preserve are heading a program that'll accept trees through Jan. 15 at more than 30 drop-off locations in and around Las Vegas.

KTNV-TV: ABC 13
December 26, 2015

The City of Henderson encourages residents to give their holiday trees a new lease on life through recycling. From December 26, 2015, through January 14, 2016, residents can drop off their live holiday trees during regular park hours at eight Henderson locations.

KSNV-TV: News 3
November 13, 2015

North Las Vegas now houses the largest residential recycling center in North America. Republic Services built the $35 million dollar facility and now they have to fill it.

Recent Facilities Management Accomplishments

December 1, 2012
The facilities management department received an incentive check from NV Energy in the amount of $10,969 for its participation in the Sure Bet Program. According to NV Energy, the program is designed to make energy efficiency improvements more cost effective for businesses. The improvements not only help save on electric bills, but also protect...