The removal of 141 coin meters on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus will be replaced with signs for a new mobile pay system called ‘Parkmobile.’ Read full article at: http://www.channel3000.com/news/UW-Transportation-Services-switches-from-meter-to-mobile/41040938
There is a $112 million nine-story renovation of the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s Daniels Chemistry Building slated for opening in the fall of 2019. Read full article at: http://host.madison.com/ct/news/local/govt-and-politics/uw-madison-proposing-nine-story-chemistry-building-renovation/article_a082f4ac-3048-5448-9a24-8d616f956ff5.html
Materials from the November 1, 2016 meeting.
With a non-existent state fund for repairs, the University of Wisconsin will have a harder time keeping campus functional in the coming years. Read full article at: https://badgerherald.com/news/2016/10/26/uws-backlog-of-facility-repairs-totals-nearly-750-million/
Demolishing and rebuilding the SERF will increase the square footage by nearly 50,000. Read full article at: https://badgerherald.com/news/2016/09/27/rec-sports-renovation-plans-will-make-serf-look-less-like-a-dungeon/
Bill Elvey, associate vice chancellor for facilities planning and management, is becoming senior vice president at Children’s Health System in Texas. Read full article at: http://host.madison.com/wsj/news/local/education/university/uw-facilities-director-leaving-for-texas-post/article_4f650719-88f1-55de-b22f-a9ebb28d1088.html
UW-Madison students and faulty are finding alternative transportations methods as a result of the UW-Madison campus having fewer parking spaces than any of its 22 peer universities. Read full article at: http://host.madison.com/ct/news/local/education/university/uw-madison-has-fewer-parking-spots-than-most-peer-campuses/article_7d3d03c2-cf39-57c6-ae1f-6c1748bba390.html
After serving as home to some of Madison’s elites, 17 Wisconsin governors and generations of UW-Madison graduate students, the 161-year-old Knapp House is looking for new owners. Read full article at: http://host.madison.com/wsj/lifestyles/home-and-garden/uw-madison-s-historic-knapp-house-going-on-sale/article_48dd8f46-d8c9-5273-97f5-5072e4b6b154.html
The collaboration between UW-Madison and Veolia has been a success. Read full article at: http://veolianorthamerica.com/en/managing-waste-one-world-s-largest-colleges
Materials from the April 26, 2016 meeting.