CONTACT: CHARLES S. DRUM
100 Old Public Library
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 384-0048; fax (319) 384-0024
Limited parking to be available in faculty/staff lot
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Beginning Monday, Oct. 19, limited public parking
will be available evenings and weekends in the University of Iowa's faculty
and staff reserved parking
Lot 13, located off Grand Avenue in Iowa City, just north of Hillcrest
and Quadrangle residence halls. Public parking will be available at the
rate of 60 cents per hour weekdays from 4:30 p.m. to 1 a.m. and on weekends
from 9 a.m. until 1 a.m. All other hours, Lot 13 is reserved for permit
The changes in the use of Lot 13 are intended to improve the safety
and reliability of access to key research and educational facilities in
the area, according to David Ricketts, UI director of parking and transportation.
Faculty and staff holding reserve and commuter permits for any UI parking
lot may use Lot 13 free of charge during public parking hours. Call Parking
Services at 335-1475 for instructions on using hangtags for entry and exit.
Lot 13 permit holders may use their keys for access anytime. The lot will
be reserved for permit holders during major university special events.