Harvard Law School Makes Online Zero-L Course Free for All U.S. Law Schools Due to Coronavirus
For Kennedy School Fellows, Epstein-Linked Donors Present a Moral Dilemma
Tenants Grapple with High Rents and Local Turnover at Asana-Owned Properties
In April, Theft Surged as Cambridge Residents Stayed at Home
The History of Harvard's Commencement, Explained
Parking fees for Harvard Faculty and students will increase next year, but not as sharply as announced several months ago.
Under a fee schedule announced Friday, a resident student will pay $70 a year to park his car in a Harvard lot next year, up from $40 this year. For the first time, Faculty members will also pay to park. Tenured Faculty members will pay $60 and non-tenured, $50.
Those fees represent a partial retreat from the increase Harvard planners proposed in February. Under the earlier schedule, the student parking fee would have been $150, and the fee for Faculty $90.
Complaints from Faculty members over the earlier schedule prompted the downward revision of the fees. "There was a lot of flak," admitted University Parking Manager James T. Sullivan '36.
Parking fees are still expected to continue to rise in coming years, however. Under a policy approved by the Council of Deans, individual fees will pay for capital expenditures on parking facilities, while University depart and maintenance costs.
Capital expenditures-and along with them parking fees-will be going upsteeply during the next five years, as Harvard expands its parking facilities mental budgets will pay for operating by 50 per cent some 2000 spaces-in order to meet local zoning requirements. The new spaces will be contained in a series of multi-level garages scattered around the University.
In all the costs of financing and maintaining Harvard's parking facilities will rise from some $570,000 next year to $1.4 million in 1974-75.
The parking policy adopted by the Deans also has several other features:
"A get tough, no-fix ticket operation will be put into operation" to catch individuals parking illegally in University lots.
Several University lots will have parking meters; Harvard personnel will be able to park in those lots on payment of a $10 annual registration fee.
University personnel living near Harvard will be able to park at night until 7:30 a.m. in University garages for a $40 per year fee.
Want to keep up with breaking news? Subscribe to our email newsletter.