Project Blog


The UC Davis deferred maintenance blog page provides more information about specific projects supported by DM funding. Not every DM project project has a corresponding blog article. These blog posts can be filtered by the categories listed on the right. These categories are the same as those found in the Deferred Maintenance Project Plan

Decomposed Granite Pathway Repairs

January 17, 2017

Highly trafficked visitor pathways constructed from decomposed granite were repaired behind Arboretum Headquarters and within the Mary Wattis Brown Garden of California Native Plants.


Hazard Tree Removal and Tree Maintenance

January 17, 2017
With deferred maintenance funding our Grounds and Landscape Services unit could hire an additional tree trimmer to help maintain the 14,000 plus trees on our campus.

Roofing Projects Across Campus

July 01, 2016
They repair and maintain roofs and gutters out in the baking heat and then search for often tiny cracks through which water can leak during winter rains – it isn’t easy being a roofer.

Kemper Hall Gets Fire-Ready

May 01, 2016
A deferred maintenance project to upgrade the gas detection and alarm system in Kemper Hall is underway, with the fire alarm crew taking the lead.

Cool Roof for Academic Surge

April 01, 2016
The Building Maintenance Services roofing crew just wrapped up maintenance on the 64,000 square feet of roofing atop Academic Surge.