What ABC-13 Gets Wrong About UH Student Housing Crime

Reporters at KTRK ABC-13 say that UH campus housing has a crime issue and school officials should be taking note. Or so you’d think if you read Kelly Clemons’ September 8th article, “Students Concerned About Increased Crime Near University of Houston Main Campus.”

According to that report, Jerry Ford, Jr. M.P.P. ’18, was held at gunpoint and robbed of his wallet and cellphone as he was entering The Vue at MacGregor apartment complex at the corner of S. MacGregor Way and Calhoun Rd.  His robber then fled across the street to MacGregor Park. Read More …

Parking & Transportation Services

Parking and Transportation Services’ role and responsibilities at our University are often misunderstood.

Headed by the Director of Parking and Transportation Bob Browand, PTS is a subsidiary of the Auxiliary Services. They are funded solely by the sales of parking permits and by the revenue from parking citations. They maintain and operate all of the University of Houston’s parking lots and garages, and place the traffic signage on University roadways. PTS enforces the University’s parking rules and regulations by issuing citations and towing vehicles.

Overselling

Parking permits are oversold for all of the University’s parking facilities. Read More …