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  • Construction Update-North Port Washington Bridge and West Capitol Drive

    August 28, 2019
    Currently, the contractor is working on the Port Washington bridge abutments and retaining walls, and will begin setting bridge girders during the first week of September. Bridge work is anticipated to be completed by November 15th. Starting Thursday, August 29th, all ramps from West Capitol Drive to North Port Washington Road will be closed to ...
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  • Fall 2019 Transportation Info

    August 27, 2019
    Welcome, Panthers! Whether you are new or returning, please see below for important transportation updates for the Fall semester. If you have any questions, please email us at uwmpark@uwm.edu or call (414) 229-4000. U-PASS The U-PASS allows unlimited, free rides on all MCTS routes to students who are taking classes on-campus. The Fall ...
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  • Updated Dockless Scooter Pilot Study

    August 13, 2019
    The City of Milwaukee Department of Public Works has initiated a Dockless Scooter Pilot Study through Dec. 31, 2019. It involves a system of self-service scooters made available for shared use to individuals on a short-term basis. The dockless scooters may be rented via a smartphone app, vendor website, vendor customer service number or a ...
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  • Proposed MCTS Route Cuts

    August 13, 2019
    Due to declining funding, the Milwaukee County Transit System is proposing some route cuts and changes that would balance the budget while minimizing the impact on annual ridership. Please see the link below for more information, including how you can let your voice be heard. Proposed Bus Route Reductions The proposed 2020 Transit Budget includes ...
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  • Attention NWQ, Pavilion, and Lubar Parkers: License Plate Recognition Cameras Testing

    July 25, 2019
    We have been doing some upgrades to the parking equipment to speed up the entrance and exit process. Currently, we are testing License Plate Recognition cameras, and you may have noticed the gate open up before you had the chance to use your campus ID. The LPR cameras are reading your license plate and matching ...
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  • New Credit Card Reader Procedure

    June 5, 2019
    New credit card readers have been installed on the pay stations in the Union, Lubar, NWQ, and Pavilion garages. There is a new procedure for credit card payments which requires users to insert and leave their credit card inside the machine until prompted to remove it. Please note that this is different from ...
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