|Submission Date||Oct. 10, 2014|
University of Alberta
OP-T2-27: Facilities for Bicyclists
Associate Vice President, Planning and Project Delivery
Facilities & Operations
Does the institution have indoor and secure bike storage, shower facilities, and lockers for bicycle commuters in at least one building?:
A brief description of the facilities:
The University of Alberta has secure, covered bicycle lock-up cages located in the Education Car Park. Users may purchase monthly or yearly permits from Parking Services at a cost of $10 per month. Shower facilities and lockers are located next door. The Van Vliet Centre available to all full-time students, faculty and staff who hold a valid ONEcard (the University of Alberta’s identification card). These lockers may be used free daily or may be rented for a nominal fee.
In the summer of 2014, UAlberta expanded covered bike storage with the installation of a facility in the Stadium Park Park. It occupies 2 car stalls and will provide facilities for 30 bicycles. This location is very secure because it is located adjacent to the car park booth attendant and controls access via a locked gate entry. The proximity to a staffed booth and access to the elevator and climate-controlled pedway system facilitates an interior connection to adjacent buildings housing shower facilities and lockers.
The website URL where information about the program, policy, or practice is available:
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