It's probably going to be very quiet on campus next week but if you plan to be around after Tuesday, here's what will be open.
WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 27
The North Carolina tax reform bill (H998) Session Law 2013-316, repeals the exemption in G.S. 105-164.13(27) on “meals and food products served to students in dining rooms regularly operated by State or private educational institutions or student organizations thereof,” effective January 1, 2014.
Last year, PaTS posted an article about how permit proceeds from that academic year were spent. The bottom line was that in the 2012 fiscal year, permit sales income (which includes all student, faculty and staff permits) was $6.5 million dollars. No question, that’s a lot of money!
UNC Charlotte’s CRI Deck 1 received an Award of Merit in the Carolina’s Parking Association Awards of Excellence Competition, held September 2013 in Ocean Beach, N.C.
Parts of Cone Deck to close over Fall Break for an engineering inspection.
Monday, October 7: Cone Deck 1, Level 1 (accessed via Lot 7) will close (as shown):
Closed Tuesday, October 8: Cone 1 Level 2 and Cone 2 Level 1 will close (as shown):
These two dining events are very different but they're both EXCELLENT deals you won't want to miss!
On Wednesday, October 2, Main Street Market Cone Center will be the place for "a Grand Day of Freshness."
Now that all the connectivity is complete, South Village Deck gates will be down beginning Monday morning. Gates will automatically open for any R, C, or FS permit.
Visitor parking for South Village will continue to be provided at meters in Lot 8 until visitor parking designation, signage and pay-on-foot station in the deck is in place (expected for Spring semester).
Fall Break is Monday, October 7 and Tuesday, October 8.
Because of the home football game Saturday October 5, Crown Commons will be open for brunch from 8:30 am until 1:30 pm and Starbucks will open early, at 7:00 am.
Barnes & Noble at UNC Charlotte Bookstore
To celebrate National Student Day (October 3, 2013) Barnes & Noble College Bookstores is running a social media promotion in partnership with Habitat for Humanity International. All you have to do is submit a photo via Instagram, Facebook or Twitter which captures "social responsibility" — meaning, images of your volunteer activities, student group efforts, etc. For every photo submitted with the hashtag #studentsdoinggood, Barnes and Noble College will donate $1 to Habitat, up to $25,000.
CATS will operate the two inbound trips from Kannapolis and Concord to UNC Charlotte for passengers traveling to the football game and two outbound trips back for passengers to return from the game.
Route 80X Concord Express will operate from the following park-and-ride lots on Saturday August 31, Saturday September 7, and Saturday September 14: