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Parking rules will be strictly enforced

Metered parking lots at the Truax Campus are meant for short-term visitors. Students should use the main lots.

Joseph Craker, Staff Writer

August 29, 2018

If you have not yet experienced the madness that is parking at Madison College-Truax, you are in for a rude awakening. When planning a commute to campus, new students often fail to account for the time it takes to find a place to park, hike to the building, and navigate through the 3-D maze of rooms...

Letter from the Student Senate – Parking at Truax

Amanda Love, Student Senate President

November 10, 2015

A common concern that students have expressed to the Student Senate is that there is insufficient parking at the Truax Campus, and many have asked why we don’t have a multilevel parking ramp. For most students who live outside of Madison, driving to campus is the only way to get there, and even for...

Parking: How to do it right at Truax

New parking map for Truax Campus

MJ Mathy, Staff Writer

August 25, 2015

Imagine what it must be like to be the director of public safety for Madison College as thousands of students converge on the Truax Campus looking for a place to park. “The first three weeks are the most congested,” according to Public Safety Director Jim Bottoni.  He said this can be attributed...

Public Safety Report Feb. 18

Joe Steffan, Public Safety Officer

February 19, 2015

Public Safety Officers respond to many calls for service and we welcome the opportunity to share our activities with the college community.Here are some of the notable incidents from this past month. On Jan. 29, Public Safetyresponded to a report of a student’s wallet and cell phone being stolen...

Carpool parking available on Truax Campus

Betsy Osterberger, News Editor

April 10, 2014

At the beginning of Spring 2014, the Public Safety Office created 20 carpool spots in the student parking lot near the Health Education Building on the Truax Campus. A group of students sowed the seeds for the idea and communicated it with the Student Senate. From the senate, it moved on to administration...

Parking remains a top concern of students

Ryan Spoehr, News editor

November 19, 2013

As the semester has started to wind down, parking at Truax continues to be an issue. Some students have persistently parked outside of designated issues, leaving fellow students and college administrators looking for answers. While some students are voicing their opinion on the parking situation in...

Public Safety report

Joe Steffen, Crime Prevention Leader

March 6, 2012

Madison College Public Safety Department responds to many calls for service.  Accordingly, we would like to keep the college community informed. Here are some of the notable incidents this month. On Feb. 7, Madison College Public Safety Officers responded to an intoxicated individual attempting...

Parking during a period of construction

Parking during a period of construction

Ashley Salmon, Clarion Staff Writer

August 29, 2011

The beginning of a school year is always hectic. But with construction preparations underway in the Truax campus parking lots, Public Safety chief Jim Bottoni expects things to be a little busier than usual. “The only concern I have is that I ask students to be patient,” he said. “This is really...

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