NOTICE OF PROPOSED REGULATION AMENDMENT
Date: February 12, 2008
REGULATION TITLE: REGULATION NO.:
Traffic & Parking; Control of Parking 6C1-3.010
SUMMARY: The amendments clarify that parking in bike lanes is prohibited and that metered
lots are not enforced on University holidays.
AUTHORITY: BOG Resolution dated January 7, 2003
COMMENTS CONCERNING THE PROPOSED REGULATION SHOULD BE
SUBMITTED WITHIN 14 DAYS OF THE DATE OF THIS NOTICE TO THE
CONTACT PERSON IDENTIFIED BELOW. The comments must identify the regulation
you are commenting on.
THE PERSON TO BE CONTACTED REGARDING THE PROPOSED REGULATION
IS: Rebecca J. Holt, Administrative Assistant, 123 Tigert Hall, Post Office Box 113125,
University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32611, 352-392-1358 office, 352-392-4387 facsimile,
NAME OF PERSON WHO APPROVED THE PROPOSED REGULATION: Ed Poppell,
Vice President for Business Affairs
THE FULL TEXT OF THE PROPOSED REGULATION IS ATTACHED TO THIS
UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA
6C1-3.010 Traffic & Parking; Control of Parking.
Parking is controlled on the campus under the following guidelines:
(1) No vehicle without a current decal or permit may be parked on campus during the
restricted hours. Normal hours of restriction begin at 7:30 a.m. and end at 5:30 p.m. each day
unless otherwise indicated except on Saturday, Sunday and University holidays. Designated
lots, areas or parking spaces may be restricted for longer periods (up to twenty-four hours a day,
seven days a week) as provided in this regulation.
(2) Designated areas of the campus are restricted to the use of motor vehicles having
decals or permits authorizing entrance to and parking in the particular area. No unauthorized
automobile may operate or park within such areas during restricted periods.
(3) Reserved parking spaces, parking spaces reserved for persons with disabilities, no-
parking zones, fire lanes, and service areas are restricted at all times unless otherwise indicated.
(4) Parking or leaving any motor vehicle in any space or area for a period of time longer
than is indicated by authorized signs is prohibited at all times.
(5) The University assumes no liability for damage to vehicles operated or parked on
the campus. Any such damage is a risk assumed by the owner or operator of the motor vehicle.
(6) Other parking restrictions include:
(a) Motor vehicles must be parked within the markers whenever provided. Parking on
or over a line or curb is prohibited.
(b) Parking on grass, sidewalks, e--cross-walks or in bike lanes is prohibited.
(c) Parking with the front of the vehicle facing traffic is prohibited.
(d) Parking in such a way as to obstruct traffic or to create a hazard is prohibited.
(e) Continuous parking for extended periods is prohibited.
(f) Family housing residents may purchase a decal to park trailers, boats, campers and
similar vehicles by paying the appropriate decal fee
(g) Designated parking areas may be set aside for pay parking or metered parking
during established hours and an appropriate fee shall be assessed regardless of the decal or
permit attached to the vehicle. Metered lots are enforced between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m.,
Monday through Friday except University holidays.
(h) Backing into parking spaces is not allowed when signs prohibit it.
(i) Motor vehicles must be parked in designated parking spaces/areas only.
Specific Authority: BOG Resolution dated January 7, 2003.
History--New 9-29-75, Amended 8-26-81, 8-12-82, 3-6-85, Formerly 6C1-3.10, Amended
5-14-87, 4-27-88, 4-23-89, 5-7-92, 5-19-93, 6-7-00, 3-31-2006 (technical changes only),