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UPD enforcing summer parking

Staff Report

May 14, 2019

Eastern’s University Police Department is enforcing parking rules and regulations over the summer, so students driving to school still need to purchase permits to avoid receiving citations. UPD is enforcing the summer parking Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Friday from 8 a.m. to...

Common sense is needed in life

Dillan Schorfheide, Assistant Sports Editor

April 28, 2019

It is the last week of this school year, so I thought it would be fun to end the year right, by letting everyone know the things that bug the crap out of me. First of all, have some common sense when you are driving. The amount of times I have been befuddled, speechless and confused by drivers’ actio...

Student Senate releases unofficial election results, debates Teach Out

Leon Mire, Associate News Editor

March 30, 2017

  Student Senate released its unofficial 2017 spring election results and vigorously debated whether it should officially support a Teach Out in Springfield the Thursday before finals. The unofficial election results are as follows: Luke Young won the most votes for student body preside...

Streets closed due to homecoming

Staff Report

October 21, 2016

Because of the Homecoming Parade, several streets will be closed off from parking 3 a.m. until noon on Saturday. Vehicles parked in the area during this time are subject to be towed. These streets include: 7th Street from Lincoln Avenue to Monroe Avenue, 6th Street from Monroe Avenue to Polk Avenu...

Last year students receive 12,000 parking citations

Last year students receive 12,000 parking citations

Roberto Hodge, Multicultural Editor

October 1, 2014

Students received more than 12,000 parking citations on campus last year over the course of the fall, spring and summer semesters. Parking without a permit and parking without a valid permit for the specific lot are two of the most common ways students are ticketed on campus, said University Police...

University police to begin ticketing parking lots

The University Police Department will begin routinely checking and ticketing parking lots. Violators will be ticketed $20.

August 26, 2014

Starting Wednesday, the University Police Department officers will be ticketing vehicles without the correct parking pass in the faculty and staff parking areas. People who park in the staff parking lot will be fined $20. If they fail to pay the fine, there will be an additional $20 added to the fi...

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