It is everyone’s responsibility to become familiar with the
following information. The traffic rules and regulations apply to everyone who
drives a motor vehicle on the Carroll Community College campus.
All vehicles are subject to College traffic regulations while
on the Carroll Community College campus. Regulations must be obeyed at all
A. Faculty, staff,
students, and visitors must park in lined spaces only.
B. Vehicles must park
in one space only.
C. Parking is not
allowed on the grass, construction areas, or any place that will mar the
landscape of the campus.
D. Any area on the
campus which has been closed off shall not be entered by any vehicle.
E. Faculty, staff,
students, and visitors are prohibited from parking in the rear of the building
near the receiving docks.
F. Visitors are
expected to obey the traffic regulations.
G. Pedestrians in a
designated crosswalk shall have the right of way at all times.
H. The maximum speed on
campus roads is 15 miles per hour.
I. Any vehicle parked
in violation of the College’s regulations is subject to being fined.
J. Any vehicle with
unpaid parking tickets is subject to towing at the owner’s expense.
A. All lots are clearly
marked with signs indicating any restrictions.
B. Students and
visitors are not issued parking permits and may park in any lined spaces not
C. Faculty and staff
parking spaces are reserved for faculty and staff vehicles with permits only.
D. Parking spaces are
reserved for vehicles of individuals with disabilities; appropriate license
plates or permits must be displayed.
Faculty and Staff Registration
A. All faculty and
staff motor vehicles must be registered with the Office of Facilities
Management and have a valid parking permit displayed.
B. Faculty and staff
parking permits are available in the Office of Facilities Management, room
C. Parking permits must
not be defaced or altered in any manner.
D. The employee who
registers a motor vehicle is responsible for all violations involving the motor
Parking for Individuals with Disabilities
A. Parking in spaces
marked for disabled requires a Motor Vehicle Administration issued disabled
license plate or permit. Temporary permits may be issued by the Office of
Facilities Management, Room A203, with proper documentation. This permit will
be issued for up to two calendar weeks and cannot be renewed.
B. If the temporary
disability is to exceed this two-week period, an application must be made and a
temporary permit issued by the Motor Vehicle Administration.
Violators of campus traffic and parking regulations will be
subject to the following penalties:
A. Fines are $10.00.
Fines for parking in spaces reserved for persons with disabilities are $25.00.
B. All fines are
payable at the Business Office within 14 calendar days from the issuance of the
C. Fines not paid will
be treated as any other College financial obligation.
D. Vehicles with unpaid
violations may be subject to towing at the owner’s expense.
E. For unpaid tickets,
the MVA will be contacted for vehicle owner identification.
F. If towing becomes
necessary, the vehicle will be towed to: Leckron’s Towing, 164 Pennsylvania
Avenue, Westminster, MD 21157. As required by State law, vehicles may be
claimed 24 hours per day/7 days per week by calling 410-848-0100. $250 fee for
tow; $50 storage fee per day will be assigned to the owner of the vehicle.
G. Unpaid fines will
result in the following: Fines will be attached to the student’s account,
resulting in the student not being permitted to register, to receive
transcripts, or to graduate/obtain a diploma until all fines are paid in full.
A member of the College community wishing to appeal a
parking/traffic violation must obtain an appeals form from the Information Desk
or the Administrative Offices, rooms A203 or A230. No appeal will be accepted
unless filed within seven working days after the violation. All appeals will be
reviewed by the College’s Parking Appeals Committee. The result of the appeal
will be written at the bottom of the appeals form and returned to the
appellant. The Parking Appeals Committee will consist of two students, one
faculty member, and one administrator.