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The University of Pennsylvania’s Division of Facilities and Real Estate Services oversees and maintains the University’s physical infrastructure, while working closely with Penn Schools, Centers, Health System, and city, state and government agencies towards the goals in the Penn Compact and the...
FRES will be replacing three (3) steam manholes this summer to improve our steam infrastructure and increase efficiency through leak reductions. The work will begin on Monday, May 23 rd and conclude by August 12 th . The locations are: MH#30: Located in the sidewalk along the on the south side of...
The Following is a Traffic Advisory from Penn Public Safety Public Safety has been notified of the following: Starting Tuesday, May 17th, until approximately August 5th, expect intermittent lane and sidewalk closures on the 3400 block of Walnut Street. The closures will primarily take place in the...
The Following is a Traffic Advisory from Penn Public Safety Public Safety has been notified of the following lane reduction: The 2900 block of Market Street will be reduced to a single lane for westbound traffic, from now until further notice due to on-going repairs. Philadelphia Police and Drexel...
The University of Pennsylvania officially opened the Stephen A. Levin Building with a dedication ceremony on April 14. The six-story, $68.6-million, 78,000-square-foot building integrates psychology, biology and behavioral sciences under one roof with research laboratories, teaching facilities and...
A list of media coverage in Penn publications and other news outlets. May 2, 2016: Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News Top 10 U.S. Biopharma Clusters April 26, 2016: Almanac, V62 N32 Stephen A. Levin Building: A Hub for the Neural and Behavioral Sciences April 26, 2016: Almanac, V62 N32 Two...
2015 will be Penn’s 7 th straight year of recognition as a Tree Campus USA . This consistent recognition from the Arbor Day Foundation affirms Penn’s commitment to campus tree management, foster healthy urban forests, community outreach, and our engagement of the student population in these...
Over the last decade, the University of Pennsylvania campus has been transformed. That transformation honors Penn’s history while creating a vibrant and innovative urban university for the 21st century and beyond.
Conversations around bicycles at Penn gained ground a few years ago, with a call for a new cross-University committee to refresh the University’s bike policy. FRES has been participating in this committee, along with the Business Services Division, the Division of Public Safety, the Student Health...
2015 is Penn’s 7th straight year of recognition as a Tree Campus USA. This consistent recognition from the Arbor Day Foundation affirms Penn’s commitment to campus tree management, foster healthy urban forests, community outreach, and our engagement of the student population in these endeavors. (...

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