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Building Maintenance Program

Program Description
The building maintenance program provides full maintenance service for all City buildings except at the Water and Wastewater Utility Plants and the Transit Operations Center. This program assists with complex building operations issues and building improvement projects. Program goals are attractive buildings, productive work environments, safe and energy-efficient buildings, a positive image for the City, and maximum building service life. This program has two major activities:

  • Building maintenance
    Performing skilled maintenance and repair work on City buildings; providing janitorial maintenance for City buildings; maintaining security and fire alarm systems; maintaining fire extinguishers and first aid kits to OSHA standards; remodeling and repairing systems furniture workstations; providing locksmith services; maintaining drinking water purification systems.
  • Building improvement
    Constructing building improvements for better appearance, productivity, safety and energy-efficiency; identifying and correcting wasteful energy use; coordinating new systems furniture installations.

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Park and Landscape Maintenance Program

Program Description
The park and landscape maintenance program maintains parks, landscaped areas, and open spaces within the City. The program goal is safe, useful, and attractive parks and landscaped areas.

This program has three major activities:

  • Maintenance
    Maintaining large landscaped areas in developed parks and on grounds used jointly with other agencies for City recreation programs; maintaining landscaped areas around small parks, community gardens, parking lots, street medians, sound walls, and City buildings; providing janitorial maintenance for park restrooms and other park buildings; collecting and disposing of waste from trash containers in parks; grooming and marking playing fields; sweeping and maintaining game courts; seasonal algae control of Laguna Lake; patrolling and removing water hazards from Laguna Lake; managing and maintaining designated open space areas; assisting sponsors of events using City facilities; servicing and repairing landscape maintenance equipment.
  • Improvement
    Proposing capital improvement projects for parks and landscaped areas; managing minor capital maintenance projects for parks and landscaped areas; inspecting playgrounds for compliance with safety regulations; monitoring irrigation water use and proposing conservation measures.
  • Training
    Conducting safety training required by OSHA; conducting technical training.

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Urban Forest Maintenance

Swim Center Maintenance Program

Program Description
The swim center maintenance program maintains the swimming and diving pool, the tot pool, the bathhouse, and the water treatment equipment at the Swim Center officially named Sinsheimer Pool. The program goal is a safe, clean, and attractive swim center. This program has two major activities:

  • Pool maintenance
    Maintaining water temperature, chemical balance, and cleanliness according to health code standards; vacuuming and scrubbing pool tile surfaces; providing janitorial maintenance for all building and deck areas.
  • Equipment maintenance
    Operating and maintaining water heating and filtering equipment and alarm systems.

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