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Cornell University

Campus Roads and Walkways

On campus call FCS Customer Service 607-255-5322 to:

  • Report pot holes and other hazards on campus roadways or parking areas
  • Report sidewalk and paved path needing repair
  • Clogged grates 

For college town and other off-campus locations report hazards such as snow removal, sidewalk and street issues to the City of Ithaca, 607-272-1718, or go to the City of Ithaca website:https://cityofithaca.org/232/Streets-Facilities 

For life threatening hazards dial 911 or call CUPD directly 607-255-111


Grounds maintains 15 Miles of Roads, 61 Miles of Walkways, 114 Acres of Parking Lots, 40 miles of Storm and Sanitary Sewers

  • Roads, Lots, Steps and Sidewalks are kept clear of snow. Salt and grit is applied to control ice. 
  • Periodic sweeping of Roads, Lots, Steps, Sidewalks and Patios organic and inorganic debris. 
  • Cleaning and repairs of catch basins, sanitary and storm water drain inlets annually and rodding of utility lines.

      Repairs are executed as requested, or as vehicle and pedestrian safety necessitates
Balch Hall Walkway

Balch Hall