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New Parking Survey

Complete our short new Parking Survey and you can enter a drawing to win a Campus Gift Card!  Your participation in this survey will help the Parking Department better serve the campus community.


Roo Expresss Routes Redesign

We are interested in your comments on our redesigned Roo Express Routes for the Fall 2015 Semester. This redesign does not include the Downtown, Weekend and other specialized routes. Send us your comments here. The comment section will be available until April 26, 2015.


Parking Updates for Springfest

  • The entry to the ground level of the South Campus Parking Deck (Lot 36) will be close Sunday, April 26, at midnight in preparation for SpringFest Friday, May 1. Vehicle may exit this area throughout the week but reentry will not be permitted.
  • The Carroll Street circles at the Student Union (Lot 18) and the Rhodes Arena (lot 57) will be closed the entirety of Friday, May 1, for SpringFest. Roo Express shuttle buses and delivery vehicles will maintain access. All vehicles must vacate the posted areas by midnight Thursday, April 30, or face towing at owners' expense.
  • The rooftop (including ramps) of the South Campus Parking Deck (Lot 36) as well as the entire Exchange Street Parking Deck (Lot 39), including the surface parking and pedestrian bridges, will also be closed the entire day for the fireworks show that evening. All vehicles must vacate the posted areas by midnight Thursday, April 30, or face towing at owners' expense. Alternate accessibility parking will be available in the Schrank Parking Deck (Lot 37) until 6 p.m. for the start of the fireworks show.
  • In preparation for the fireworks show, at about 6 p.m., access to Lot 36, Lot 37, and Lot 39 will be completely restricted (including access for pedestrians). This closure will last for the duration of the fireworks, until about 10:30 p.m. Those needing access to their vehicles during this time are encouraged to park in the East Campus Parking Deck (Lot 1).

Parking Updates Through May 2nd

  • Lot 6, Lot 9, and Vine St, near InfoCision Stadium, will experience increased traffic volume on Friday, April 24, from noon through the conclusion of the softball games that afternoon, or approximately 5 p.m. Alternate parking for commuters will be in Lot 1 - East Campus Deck or Lot 9, south of the InfoCision Stadium.
  • Lot 6, Lot 9, and Vine St, near InfoCision Stadium, will experience increased traffic volume on both Saturday, April 25, and Sunday, April 26, from noon through the conclusion of the softball games that afternoon, or approximately 4 p.m. Alternate parking for commuters will be in Lot 1 - East Campus Deck or Lot 9, south of the InfoCision Stadium.
  • Lot 6, at InfoCision Stadium, will be partially reserved on Friday, April 24, from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. for a special event. Alternate parking for visitors will be at the remaining open meters in the lot and commuters may park in Lot 9, south of the stadium.
  • Lot 6 and Lot 36, near InfoCision Stadium and Lee Jackson Field, will experience increased traffic volume on Tuesday, April 28, from 2 p.m. through the conclusion of the baseball game that afternoon, or approximately 5 p.m. Alternate parking for commuters will be in Lot 1 - East Campus Deck or Lot 9, south of the InfoCision Stadium.
  • Lot 6, Lot 9, and Vine St, near InfoCision Stadium, will experience increased traffic volume on Tuesday, April 28, from 2 p.m. through the conclusion of the softball games that afternoon, or approximately 6 p.m. Alternate parking for commuters will be in Lot 1 - East Campus Deck or Lot 9, south of the InfoCision Stadium. 
  • Lot 24 south, at Central Hower and Buchtel Ave, will be closed both Tuesday, April 28, and Wednesday, April 29, at 2 p.m. through 8 p.m. for the evening’s special event. Lot entry will only be permitted to authorized vehicles. Alternate parking for commuter vehicles will be available in Lot 26 - North Campus Deck and Lot 27, by Guzzetta Hall.
  • Lot 28, at E.J. Thomas Performing Arts Hall, will be closed Thursday, April 30, at noon through 9:30 p.m. for the evening’s performance. Alternate parking for commuter vehicles will be available in Lot 26 - North Campus Deck and Lot 27, by Guzzetta Hall.
  • Lot 6, at InfoCision Stadium, will be closed on Thursday, April 30, at midnight through the conclusion of special event the following day, or about 9 p.m. All vehicles must vacate the posted area or face towing at owners' expense. Parking will be reserved for event attendees only. Alternate parking for commuters will be in Lot 9, south of the stadium.
  • Lot 18 south, at the Student Union, will be closed starting Saturday, May 2, at 5 a.m. through the conclusion of a repair project. Alternate parking for visitors will be the remaining open meters in Lot 18 west and the visitor meters by Lot 36 - South Campus Deck, on E. Exchange Street.


Roo Express Bus Tracking System

The University of Akron’s Parking and Transportation Services Department has added a GPS system to the Roo Express shuttle buses that provides real-time location data. Students, faculty, staff and visitors can use a computer or mobile device to track the Roo Express Shuttle bus at any of the bus stops on and around campus!

DoubleMap App features:

· View buses in real time on the map and know when your bus will arrive.

· View specific routes and associated stops.

· Allows you to easily identify the buses with color coded bus routes and abbreviated route letters.

· Announcements concerning shuttle delays, cancellation of service due to weather, re-routing or changes in route stops can be viewed easily.

· Compatible with smartphones (FREE app), laptops and desktops.

· Easily submit feedback on services or technical issues.

 

For information regarding DoubleMap visit http://www.uakron.edu/parking/roo-express/doublemap.dot or email us at rooexpress@uakron.edu.

Please contact Parking and Transportation Services for additional information at parking@uakron.edu.



             	
		   
			         				         		
   		       
	     


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