MEMORANDUM December 30, 2009Here is Phil's contract on this with UO. It's pretty amazing stuff. Our Uncle drives a tough bargain - or perhaps Frohnmayer
TO: University of Oregon Students, Faculty, and Staff
FROM: Captain Herb Horner, Department of Public Safety
RE: Parking Lots
The beginning of the winter term will bring changes to how several of our parking lots are used. With the opening of the new John E. Jaqua Academic Learning Center for Student Athletes at the corner of East 13th Ave. and Agate St., a new parking lot will open. The spaces in this lot, Lot 15 (located just east of the Learning Center off East 13th Ave.), will be reserved for users of the learning center only. There will also be 10 spaces with a 30-minute limit controlled by a multi-space meter for visitors to the coffee shop, which is housed inside the center.
Lot 34F, site of the old basketball courts on East 15th Ave. just east of the Museum of Cultural and Natural History, and Lot 45, the lot at the corner of Walnut St. and Franklin Blvd., will also be reserved for users of the Jaqua Learning Center. New lot entry signs will be put up on December 31, 2009, to be in effect beginning winter term 2010. The signs will read "Jaqua Center Permit Only, At All Times, 90 Minute Limit." ...
Update: I've had a few questions about how I got this contract. Let's just say that someone with pretty good access to official documents is "... fed up with what has been happening here at UO and I have had it with Melinda Grier and her ..." However, it is a public record and it is perfectly legal to redistribute it.
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