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Letter to the editor: NO PARKING zones at the main campus

Letter to the editor: NO PARKING zones at the main campus

paisano.online1

February 26, 2019

Hello, I have been working in the Main Building at main campus since 2007. In the years since I was hired, I have noticed a dangerous trend of drivers parked in the fire lane and NO PARKING zones around the Main Building. My office used to be on the first floor and I could sit and watch during my lunch...

Additional commuter parking spaces

UTSA East Campus Map.
Photo courtesy of UTSA

Alejandro Lopez

June 9, 2018

Parking will expand near East Campus for Fall 2018  UTSA will be providing additional parking spaces for commuter students on the main campus by Fall 2018.  Campus Services is managing the construction of the East Campus Lot 3, which will be located on the side of campus near Valero Way. The ne...

Commuter complications

Heather Montoya

September 27, 2017

Commuters–warriors of the parking lot; each day is a battle. Timing is crucial, and skill is necessary for survival. . . I mean necessary for finding a parking spot. As difficult as finding a parking space is for commuters, that only scratches the surface of the obstacles we face. There are difficult...

The cost of construction

Construction of the Devine Ave parking lot has been underway since the beginning of April.
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Isaac Serna

April 20, 2017

The construction of the Resident Lot 4 and the Devine Ave lot north of the Business Building has progressed rapidly and is projected to be complete by the Fall 2017 semester. The changes to campus are geared to alleviate parking concerns; however, some community members would have preferred a more sustai...

They paved paradise to put up a parking lot

Editorial staff

April 20, 2017

UTSA students have demanded more parking spaces for years with no response from the university. In August, a change.org petition titled “Create Better Student Parking at UTSA” garnered over 360 signatures. Students passing by the Business Building will notice noisy construction in the place of a on...

New parking lot under construction

Trees were dragged away during parking lot construction. Diane Abdo, The Paisano

Molly Crowder

April 12, 2017

Limited parking availability is a common complaint among UTSA faculty and students. Many students and visitors complain there are not enough spots available and the lots are always full. To solve this problem, UTSA has begun constructing two new parking lots. In doing so, UTSA has razed a green space...

Campus Services offers new shuttle to students

The Park West lot is located near the track and tennis court. Photos by Isaac Serna, The Paisano

Isaac Serna

October 5, 2016

On Sept. 21, a student shuttle made its first trip to the UTSA Park West Athletics Complex. The Runner, UTSA’s shuttle service, will provide temporary service to the remote parking lot, which boasts approximately 450 parking spaces, to remedy students’ struggle to find parking on campus. Fern...

Of course… But maybe

January 20, 2015

Poorly Drawn Parking Lines Lead to Largest Parking Lot Riot in UTSA History Many commuters know that finding a good parking spot on campus can be tricky. Unless students have a garage pass or a 7 a.m. class, getting a spot near campus can be time guzzling and infuriating. After circling the...

Parking woes

February 28, 2011

Although construction on the new East Garage is scheduled for March 1, re-designation and removal of some 360 parking bays started a week ago. According to Business Auxiliary Services (BAS), approximately 300 student bays, along with 60 Faculty B parking bays, were lost in the preparation. Fa...