News & Alerts
Johns Hopkins Facilities & Real Estate News Headlines
There are many signs of spring. The Spring Equinox. The first robin spotted. The first bright yellow daffodil to bloom. Opening Day at Camden Yards. But for Homewood Recycling it is SOHOP also known as the Spring Open House and Overnight Program where admitted students flock to Homewood to experience undergraduate life on campus and decide if they want to go to JHU....Click here to read more.
If the Homewood Recycling Office had a farm team Trevor Hummel would be its first signed player....Click here to read more.
In November and December, several JHFRE staff members supported the university-wide Vernon Rice Holiday Turkey Program. Using the JHFRE department’s box truck, employees picked up and delivered food items to St. Anthony’s church, who provided holiday meals to families in need. JHFRE employees contributed over $500 towards the program!...Click here to read more.
Integrated Pest Management (IPM) is an effective and environmentally sensitive approach to pest management that relies on a combination of common-sense practices....Click here to read more.
In October Johns Hopkins University and Johns Hopkins Hospital selected a new electronics recycling vendor for our metal and electronic waste....Click here to read more.
We practice Green Cleaning to provide the best, safest and most effective facilities services for students, faculty and staff at the Homewood Campus....Click here to read more.
Throughout the summer of 2013, Office of Sustainability staff member John Ullman worked diligently with Design & Construction and Real Estate staff, to develop a new waste reduction program for the university....Click here to read more.
Planning, Architecture & Engineering (PA&E) is currently leading the effort to launch a study and concept design for a Homewood student union and campus center....Click here to read more.
Shuttle usage continues to rise, and we expect even more riders as daylight savings time begins. ...Click here to read more.
Homewood Area Alerts & Outages
There are no reported outages on campus at this time....Click here to read more.
Hackerman Hall, Mason Hall and the South Garage will experience full power outages during the overnight two days next week in order to tie in Malone Hall to the electric grid. We have worked with building representatives to minimize disruption to the regular building schedules....Click here to read more.
Facilities Management will be conducting a steam outage for the Homewood campus beginning Friday, Aug. 23....Click here to read more.
Facilities Management will be interrupting electric service to the Wyman Park Building on Saturday and Sunday, May 10 and 11, 2013 from 8am – 3pm so that preventive maintenance can be performed on the building’s high voltage electric service....Click here to read more.
In order to conduct annual hi-voltage testing, Mattin, Mason and Whitehead Halls will experience temporary power outages this weekend. ...Click here to read more.
Fire Alarm Testing
Fire alarms are tested in every building in March, June, September and December each year.