Facts and Figures

landscaping construction at KUMC

The Landscape/Parking Department works year-round maintaining the extensive grounds and parking areas of KU Medical Center.

By the numbers:

  • Campus turf: 747,472 square feet (17.15 acres)
  • Campus stairs: 610
  • Campus sidewalks: 31,108 linear feet (5.892 miles)
  • Maintainable sidewalks, stairs, patios, landings: 272,590 square feet
  • Campus docks and drives: 333,792 square feet
  • Surface lot area: 946,724 square feet
  • Parking garages: maintainable square feet — 964,790

Our staff utilizes the following equipment in their duties:

  • Trucks/Loaders: 1-ton dumptruck, 1-ton pickup truck, 3/4-ton pickup trucks, Ton box truck, skid-Steer, Liftruck
  • Mowers: Grasshoppers, walk-behind self-propelled mowers
  • Spreaders/Plows: V-plow, Snow blowers
  • Numerous small engine motorized equipment
  • Utility vehicles
Last modified: Apr 17, 2014
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