Western Kentucky University

Commercial Delivery Vehicle Parking Policy

Commercial Delivery Vehicle Parking Policy

Effective 8/15/2009

Audience

Individuals parking on campus for commercial pick up or delivery services.

Definition

Delivery Vehicle - Any vehicle temporarily parking on campus for a pick up or delivery service that utilizes parking resources for a very limited time (typically less than 15 minutes).

• Delivery vehicles must be clearly marked with company logos.

• A contact name and phone number must be clearly displayed on the dashboard.

Policy Details

 Delivery vehicles have the following parking options at WKU:

• They are not required to register with WKU PTS.

• They are granted 15 minute parking in the following areas:

o Commercial/University Service Vehicle spaces

o Loading zones

o Meters

o Non-reserved parking spaces in any zone.

Requests for special accommodations may be made through the PTS office.

• Deliveries lasting longer than 15 minutes require a parking permit.

• Very large or time consuming deliveries (such as office furniture) must be coordinated through the PTS office prior to the delivery date.

Delivery vehicles are expected to adhere to all University parking policies and regulations. Special attention is called to the following:

• Parking on sidewalks is prohibited.

• Parking in fire lanes or yellow zones is prohibited.

• Obstructing traffic is prohibited.

Delivery vehicles found in violation of University parking policy may be fined or towed at owner’s expense.

 

 Last Modified 7/19/13