Grounds and Road Maintenance


On a day-to-day basis, the grounds team is responsible for maintaining nearly all exterior areas of the Iowa State University campus to ensure the aesthetics and safety of almost 2,000 acres.

Grounds maintenance services include:


Campus Services maintains 17.4 paved miles (45 lane miles) of institutional roads, 7.5 gravel miles (15 lane miles) of institutional roads, 178 acres of surface parking lots, and 51 miles of sidewalks and bike paths throughout campus to ensure safe and efficient passage of all vehicles, pedestrians, and cyclists.

Roadway maintenance includes:

Parking lot maintenance includes:

Sidewalk/bike path maintenance includes:

Current Road / Parking Lot / Sidewalk Closures