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Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Series I: Parking diagrams

Series II: Meeting contents and correspondence

Woodson Research Center, Rice University

Guide to the Rice University Parking Committee records, 1996-2001 UA 235



Title: Rice University Parking Committee records
Dates: 1996 - 2001
Abstract: The collection consists of records of the work of the presidentially appointed committee of faculty, staff, and students responsible for planning parking arrangements and policies for the Rice campus. Among the subjects discussed were fees for parking in varied locations, costs of the bus system, and the installation of a traffic light at the Rice Boulevard campus boundary.
Identification: UA 235
Quantity: 0.5 Linear Feet (1 box)
Language: English
Repository: Woodson Research Center, Rice University, Houston, Texas

Biographical / Historical

The Parking Committee is one of fifteen standing committees appointed by the president. At its largest, it numbered nineteen people, a combination of faculty, staff, and students. In 1996-97 and 1997-98 the chairman was Wil Uecker. William Cannady, who had been on the committee in the preceding years, became chairman in 1998-99 and served in that role for the remaining years represented in the collection.

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Scope and Contents

The collection consists of records of the work of the Rice University committee of faculty, staff, and students appointed by the president to assess needs, plan provision of space, and establish policies related to parking on the campus. Developments that occurred during the years represented in these records include establishment of fees for parking, and relating revenue to the cost of the campus bus service. Also included is documentation of the planning and negotiation with the City of Houston in order for a traffic light to be installed at the Rice Boulevard boundary of the campus where it meets Sunset Boulevard.

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Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access

Stored off-site at the Library Service Center. Please request this material via woodson@rice.edu or call 713-348-2586.

Conditions Governing Access

This material is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish material from the Parking Committee Records must be obtained from the Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Parking Committee Records, UA 235, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred to Fondren Library circa 2001.

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Detailed Description of the Collection

Series I: Parking diagrams

Box folder
1 1 Campus and Area Diagrams

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Series II: Meeting contents and correspondence

Box folder
1 2 1996-1997 Meeting Content and Correspondence
box folder
1 3 1997-1998 Meeting Content and Correspondence
4 1998-1999 Meeting Content and Correspondence
5 1999-2000 Meeting Content and Correspondence
6 2000-2001 Meeting Content and Correspondence
7 2001 Committee Membership and Sept. 19 Meeting

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