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Fall Quarter 2014 Commuter Permits On Sale Now


Fall quarter Gold Plus permits have sold out.

Fall quarter Gold and Academic Annual commuter permits are available for purchase online via the Parking Account Center.  Undergraduate commuter students MUST purchase their permits online.  A $15.00 fee will be charged for lost, stolen or returned permits.

At this time, to ensure your permit is available for the start of Fall quarter, Commuter Permits must be picked up in person.  During the first few days of Fall quarter your permit may be picked up based on the following schedule:

Pickup Schedule

October 2, October 3, October 6, October 7, October 8
LOT 26
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Permits will also be available for pick up the next business day before and after these dates and times at the Parking Services building.  Parking Services is located on campus at 683 Linden Street. Office hours are Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM.

Residence Halls Fall 2014 Permits On Sale Now

Parking permits for Fall 2014 Residence Hall move-ins are available for purchase online via the Parking Account Center.  September 8th - September 19th.  A $15.00 fee will be charged for lost, stolen or returned permits.  Residence Hall parking permits are available on a first come, first served basis. Residence hall permits purchased during this time period will be available for pickup on September 28th at your designated Move-In Day location.

Campus Apartments Fall 2014 Permits

Campus apartment permits purchased online will be available for pickup on September 12 (Bannockburn, Falkirk, Oban and University Plaza) or September 19 (Glen Mor) at your designated Check-In Day location. Campus apartment permits are available for purchase at the Transportation and Parking Services office.  A $15.00 fee will be charged for lost, stolen or returned permits.

TAPS Rate Increases for Fiscal Year 2014-2015 Effective August 1st

The Executive Vice Chancellor/Provost has approved the following rates for Transportation & Parking Services (TAPS) for fiscal year 2014-15.  Pending notification of the various bargaining units, these rates will become effective August 1, 2014.

Service Lines Original New % Change
Commuter Permits
Gold (min 3-month purchase) $33.00/mo $35.00/mo 6.1%
Gold (7-day) $19.00 $20.00 5.3%
Gold (30-day) $38.00 $40.00 5.3%
Gold Plus (min 3-month purchase) $40.00/mo $43.00/mo 7.5%
Night $11.00/mo $12.00/mo 9.1%
Night (7-day) $7.00 $7.00 0.0%
Blue (min 3-month purchase) $40.00/mo $43.00/mo 7.5%
Blue (7-day) $22.00 $23.50 6.8%
Blue (30-day) $44.00 $47.00 6.8%
Red (min 3-month purchase) $56.00/mo $60.00/mo 7.1%
Red (7-day) $30.00 $32.00 6.7%
Red (30-day) $60.00 $64.00 6.7%
Motorcycle $18.00/mo $19.00/mo 5.6%
X-Permits $88.00/mo $94.00/mo 6.8%
Vendor Permits
Vendor (min 3-month purchase) $47.00/mo $50.00/mo 6.4%
Vendor (7-day) $30.00 $32.00 6.7%
Vendor (30-day) $56.00 $60.00 7.1%
Alternative Transportation Permits
Carpool Red $28.00/mo $30.00/mo 7.1%
Carpool Blue $20.00/mo $21.50/mo 7.5%
Carpool Gold $16.50/mo $17.50/mo 6.1%
Vanpool - Tier 1 $91.50/mo $91.50/mo 0.0%
Vanpool - Tier 2 $111.00/mo $111.00/mo 0.0%
Vanpool - Tier 3 $140.00/mo $140.00/mo 0.0%
Daily Permits
Night $5.00 $5.50 10.0%
Gold $6.00 $7.00 16.7%
Blue $8.00 $9.00 12.5%
Red $10.00 $11.00 10.0%
Vendor $10.00 $11.00 10.0%
Campus Tours $7.00 $8.00 14.3%
 Permit Dispensers  
M-F before 4 PM $2.00 $2.50 25.0%
M-F after 4 PM + weekends $1.00 $1.25 25.0%
90 min (M-F before 4 PM) $3.00 $3.50 16.7%
90 min (M-F after 4 PM + weekends) $1.50 $1.75 16.7%
Other Services
Hourly Rates for Lot Attendants $32.60 $32.60 0.0%
Hourly Rate - Driver Services $41.69 $41.69 0.0%
Fines & Forfeitures Varied Varied 0.0%

Electric Vehicle Charging Stations Now Available

Electric Vehicle (EV) charging stations have been installed in Lots 1, 6, 15, and 30.  All chargers are part of the ChargePoint network. Please see our Electric Vehicle web page for more information.


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Budget and Planning

The Budget and Planning reports provide data on TAPS' current financial position for 2011/12 and projections through 2021/22.

TAPS Summary of Financial Position 2012/13 - 2017/18

The TAPS Summary of Financial Position 2012/13 - 2017/18 presentation provides highlights of TAPS' 5 year operating plan.  This summary was created in Winter 2013 and while some of the information has changed, it nonetheless provides a good representation of the departments financial position and long range plans. The summary includes background details on TAPS revenue and expenses for 2011/12, projections for 2012/13 and a recovery and growth plan for 2014/15 through 2017/18.

Long Range Parking Model

The TAPS Long Range Parking Model provides an operating plan and budget through 2021/22 (updated in Spring 2014) and consists of 5 major components:

Projected Operating Income
Projected Operating Expenses
Parking Lot Renewal and Replacement Projects
Equipment Replacement
Parking Space Supply and Demand

Detailed Operating Budget Information

TAPS' operating budget is divided into three distinct activities:  Permits, Fines and Forfeitures, and Transit Operations.  Each  year TAPS submits its budget proposal to the Office of Resource Planning and Budget and ultimately to the EVC/Provost.  Included below are the selected tables for the operating budgets submitted and approved by the EVC/Provost for fiscal year 2014/15.  Information from these tables are combined to perform the revenue and expenditure calculations used in the long range parking model. A table illustrating rate comparisons with other UC campuses is provided in Tab G of the TAPS Parking Services file below.

TAPS Parking Services
TAPS Fines and Forfeitures
TAPS Transit Operations
TAPS Organization Chart

 

 

accomplishment link to pdf 

2010 TAPS Accomplishments

More Information 

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Department Information

Transportation & Parking Services
683 Linden Street

Tel: (951) 827-8277
Fax: (951) 827-2178
E-mail: parking@ucr.edu

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