Members of the Grounds crew take pride in making Whitman’s outdoor environment as attractive as possible. They maintain lawns and campus landscapes, plant trees, shrubs, and flowers, clean parking lots and walkways, collect garbage, empty outside trash receptacles, and manage the College’s recycling program.

The Motor Pool maintains the College’s rental vans in safe working order. In addition, the department maintains the maintenance vehicles, tractors, mowers, and other vehicles needed to run the campus. The Motor Pool staff includes an ASE-certified mechanic.