Office of the Vice President

for Administration
Professional Advisory Council

Minutes July 14, 2010
The meeting was convened at 2:30 p.m. by Mr. Pusecker.

PAC members present were:

Paul Pusecker   #1   Mike Parisi   #8  
Robin Buccos   #3   Allison Walters   #9  
Robin Crawford   #4   Derek Dolby   #11  
Gerald Hendricks   #5   Mary Jo Mankin
for Suzanne Stanley
Glen Loller   #6   Joan Stock   #13  
Debbie Hill   #7   Nancy Smallwood   #14  

Excused:  Charles Garbini #2, Ian Janssen #10.
Others Present: Scott Douglass, JJ Davis, Bill Fitzgerald, Tom LaPenta, Patty Fogg, Tracy Clark, Susie Resler.

May 12, 2010 minutes were approved as written.

Executive Vice President & Treasurer, Scott Douglass and Vice President for Administration, J.J. Davis discussed major developments on campus with PAC members.  These include:

  • New Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering Laboratory (ISE-Lab) building currently under construction off Academy Street.
  • Barnes and Noble/UD Bookstore, currently under construction, between Main Street and Delaware Avenue.
  • East Campus utility plant.
  • Expansion and renovation of central athletic complex on South College Avenue as well as athletic fields, adjacent to the “Little Bob” Carpenter Building behind Main Street.
  • Renovation of Allison Hall.
  • Projected schedule for Chrysler site.

New Business

William Fitzpatrick, Director, Supporting Services discussed changes in UD parking.

  • Parking Services has become part of Facilities and Auxiliary Services and will report to Bill Fitzpatrick.
  • ICE Building will eliminate 500 parking spaces.
  • Discussion of Central Zone parking.
  • Promotion of “Park Once,” mentality and elimination of roaming for parking spots.
  • Increased gated lots for improved, predictable parking experience.
  • Acquisition of new buses.
  • Extended bus transportation hours.
  • Retention of free parking on North and South campus lots. 

Meeting Adjourned

Respectfully Submitted,
Susie Resler