A $100 million multi-phase plan was proposed to renovate or replace outdated research buildings.
Assistant Director of Campus Facilities Matthew Maher: “The new program will hopefully raise awareness about what can be recycled.”
The curators also discussed MU campus developments and tuition and fee increases.
Gov. Jay Nixon has put a hold on all four 50-50 fund match capital projects approved by the legislature last year after tax revenue fell short of estimates.
Water services will be restored by 9 p.m.
Only “situationally critical” employees are required to report to work.
The decision over the building’s use reflects larger student housing problems.
Renovations for McKee, Waters and Mumford could take a while to begin as the state legislature debates funding.
MU still has three buildings that have ranked 0.5 or higher on the Facilities Conditions Needs Index.
The three options for decommissioning Pickard Hall range from $10.2 million to $13.3 million.
Burden hopes to bring groups on campus together and focus on university-wide sustainability issues.
Maintenance projects include repairs to a broken water main outside McDavid Hall.
MU Campus Facilities received an increase in funding for snowstorm response.
The 46-year-old residence hall is closing next semester to undergo major reconstruction.
An influx of bikers has made for crowded bike racks this academic year.
The Subway inside Pershing Hall will close temporarily as well.
Cuts will total about $100,000 for Campus Facilities.
Contractors and campus construction worked during the summer to improve the auditorium's appearance while retaining classic features.
Unharmful radiation has been present in the building since the early 1900s.
A metabolic kitchen will be added to the building.