Buildings and Grounds

417 Liberty Street, Suite 0017
Penn Yan, New York 14527
Ph.: 315-536-5105
Fax: 315-536-5166
Joseph W. Reed, Building Maintenance Supervisor

Departmental Personnel:
The Buildings and Ground staff consist of:

  • 2 Building Maintenance Mechanics
  • 1 Building Mainenance Worker
  • 1 Building Mainenance Helper
  • 1 Senior Cleaner
  • 2 Cleaners

Departmental Description and Function:
The Buildings and Grounds Department oversees the maintenance safety, cleaning and efficient operation of all facilities and equipment at County owned buildings and grounds. The Buildings and Grounds department provides support services for all departments throughout Yates County Government.

The Building Maintenence Supervisor is responsible for planning the work programs and budgets, establishing operating standards and insuring that the buildings, grounds and auxiliary equipment are kept up to approved standards. He also manages the County’s telephone and voice mail systems as well as the computer system which monitors and controls heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems.

Buildings and/or Grounds that this department is responsible for:

  • Courthouse
  • County Office Building
  • Public Safety Building
  • Highway Department
  • All parking lots and grounds at the County Complex & Public Safety Building.