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Sansom Street will be shutdown between 34th and 36th Streets from Monday, December 22, 2014 through Friday, January 2, 2015. The closure will take place from 7:00am to 5:00pm each day. Sansom Street will be closed completely at 34th Street and traffic directed to Walnut Street. The work area will...
On Thursday, October 23, staff of the University’s Facilities & Real Estate Services Division and the Philadelphia Orchard Project invite Penn students, staff, faculty and friends to help get the new orchard into the ground. A planting workshop at 1 PM will be followed by a working event where trained Penn and POP staff and volunteers will dig holes and plant the trees and bushes.
A list of media coverage in Penn publications and other news outlets.
On May 14, 2014, with fireworks, a 50-foot banner and a dramatic unveiling in which partner logos were unearthed at the project site at 30th and Walnut Streets, more than 200 dignitaries and guests gathered to mark the groundbreaking of FMC Tower at Cira Centre® South – the final phase in the...
Several Penn building projects and sustainability initiatives have been recognized over the past few months.
FRES Receives Industry Effective and Innovative Practices Award. The University of Pennsylvania Division of Facilities & Real Estate Services has been awarded the 2014 APPA Effective & Innovative Practices Award for “Innovation using Lean Processes at the University of Pennsylvania’s O&...