Category Archives: Green Spaces

Flowers Get Attention

A member of the Knox College grounds staff waters flowers outside Seymour Union.

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Diseased Tree Removal

Diseased ash trees are removed next to the center field fence of Knox College’s Blodgett Baseball Field.

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Lawn Care

Knox College grounds crew staff works in a tractor on the lawn south of Old Main on a foggy morning, Oct. 2, 2013. Photo by Peter Bailley.

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Tree Planting Summer 2013

Knox College grounds staff plant one of two new trees along the walkway to the new central entry door at Borzello Hall.

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Tractor-Mounted Spreader

Translucent yellow tub collects a few leaves, on a tractor-mounted spreader in the Knox College Grounds Department.

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Tree Planting

Knox College grounds staff tilt a tree so it will pass under utility lines as they move it across campus. The tree was planted outside the Umbeck Science Mathematics Center, near the location of a large maple cut down to … Continue reading

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Spring Rose Planting

Staff of the Knox College grounds department plant roses between Ford Center for the Fine Arts and Memorial Gymnasium.

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Campus Crew Strong-arms Tent

Working against wind gusts, Knox College facilities services staff bring down a tent following an event on the south lawn of Old Main. Photo by Peter Bailley

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Mulch Ado About Knox

Student Rachel Mickelson in her work-study job with the Knox College grounds department, spreads mulch around a tree on campus. Photo by Peter Bailley

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Sod Follow-up

Following up on an earlier blog post about the removal of sod from Ingersoll House: Workers have been installing new sod to replace the damaged material in the yard at Ingersoll House. Check out the photo gallery on Knox College’s … Continue reading

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