Skating advocates have attempted to reserve parking lots and basketball courts to no avail.
The department has struggled with its budget but says it has a sustainable plan.
The proposed budget plan would add 10 to 12 more buses in the fall.
It’s time UMD gives its students cheaper transportation options.
The university Department of Transportation Services said it will not be adopting the map.
The student raise is not a ‘slap in the face’; it’s a wake-up call to the fact that student and full-time workers at the University of Maryland are not fairly compensated for their efforts.
Drivers can collectively receive a raise through cost of living adjustments, merit increases, institution-wide pay scale adjustments and equity adjustments.
Multiple Shuttle-UM drivers expressed concerns over campus construction projects that make routes unpredictable and other safety problems such as speeding cars.
The fee increases would help with wage increases, department maintenance costs and other funds.
The #141 Shuttle-UM Park and Ride from Gaithersburg makes six trips a day and the university currently provides two shuttles per stop.