Grounds & Transportation

Grounds

Maintain and enhance the grounds area of the central campus and off campus locations. Layout, mark and coordinate scheduling on 12 athletic fields for over 150 athletic contests per year. Plant 11,400 annual plants per year as well as 17,000 tulip, crocus and daffodil bulbs per year. Provide and coordinate snow removal for on and off campus properties. Provide support/installation for over 200 special events per year.

Ernie McClatchie, Director for Grounds & Transportation
(607) 274-3235
emcclatchie@ithaca.edu

Nick McCabe, Project Coordinator
(607) 274-1600
nmccabe@ithaca.edu

Brian Pealo, Supervisor for Grounds
(607) 274-3983
bpealo@ithaca.edu

 

Transportation

Perform preventive and routine tasks for over 200 college vehicles, grounds equipment and emergency generators.  Maintain NYS inspection license and perform annual inspections for all licensed vehicles.  Provide leadership on the purchase and disposal of college vehicles.

Ernie McClatchie, Director for Grounds & Transportation
(607) 274-3235
emcclatchie@ithaca.edu

Morgan Swanhart, Supervisor for Transportation/Grounds Equipment
(607) 274-3772
mswanhart@ithaca.edu

Tim Unger, Rental Agent/Assistant Mechanic
(607) 274-3772
tunger@ithaca.edu