ARAMARK announced that ARAMARK Education - Facility Services has been awarded a 5-year, $60 million contract to provide custodial, maintenance and ground services to the Providence School Department in Providence, Rhode Island.

ARAMARK will manage facility services, custodial, grounds, and maintenance in all 53 elementary, middle and high schools in the Providence School Department. The Providence Schools have an enrollment of more than 26,000 students.

“The City of Providence is pleased to partner with ARAMARK as they begin providing custodial and maintenance services to our public schools,” said Providence Mayor David N. Cicilline. “Their team has already become an important partner in our efforts to provide a quality educational experience for our children.”