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2016 Thanksgiving Holiday Parking and Shuttle Bus hours

November 21, 2016

In observance of the Thanksgiving holiday, Wayne State University will be closed on Thursday and Friday, November 24 & 25, 2016. During this time and throughout the weekend parking services will be limited and the WSU shuttle will not operate. Holiday parking hours are as follows:

Thursday, November 24, Thanksgiving Day/Thanksgiving Day Parade Parking:

The following parking structures and lots will be open to the general public from 6am – 1pm, at a cost of $7.50 - $10.00 per vehicle as noted:

Parking Structure 2 – 5150 Lodge Service Drive ($7.50 Credit card or OneCard only. Note: Structure 2 is open 24/7)
Parking Structure 3 – 45 E. Warren ($7.50 Credit card or OneCard only)
Parking Structure 6 - 61 Putnam (Will have parade passes and general public parking available at $8.50-$10.00)    Parking Structure 7 – 3717 John R. ($10.00 per vehicle)
Parking Structure 8 – 91 West Forest (OneCards $7.50. Credit card and Cash fees based on time up to $10.00 daily. Note: Structure 8 is open 24/7)
Lot 57 – 237 E. Hancock ($10.00 Cash Only as needed)
Lot 59a – S/E corner John R. and Warren ($10.00 Cash Only as needed)
Lot 60 – 4710 Second ($7.50 Credit Card or OneCard Only)
Lot 72 – 4510 Cass Ave. ($7.50 Credit Card or OneCard Only)
Lot 75 – 545 E. Canfield (Note: lot 75 will be open to accommodate individuals with active parking assignments to Parking Structure 4 along with general parking)

Individuals with current active parking assignments can park in their assigned locations as space allows. If the parking facility is full or closed, you can park at PS#2 at no additional charge. Please note: You must have your current RFID hangtag and OneCard for access. If you choose to park at a facility you are not assigned to, you are subject to pay the fee at said facility.

*Lot 12 will be closed and used exclusively by the parade company.

Friday, November 25:

Parking Structure 6 will be open 7am - 11pm.
Parking Structure 7 will be open 6am - 6pm.
Parking Structures 2 and 8 will remain open 24/7.
Lot 75 – 545 E. Canfield (Will be open to accommodate individuals with active parking assignments to Parking Structure 4)

All other parking structures will be closed and surface lots will operate as usual. They can be accessed during their regular posted hours via OneCard assigned parking, OneCard debit, credit card or cash where available.

Saturday and Sunday, November 26 and 27:

Parking Structures 2 and 8 will remain open 24/7.

Parking Structure 6 will be open Saturday 7am-11pm and closed on Sunday.

Parking Structure 7 will be open 9am-9pm.

All other parking structures will be closed and surface lots will operate as usual. They can be accessed during their regular posted hours via OneCard assigned parking, OneCard debit, credit card or cash where available.

All parking structures, lots and shuttle services will resume normal operating hours and days beginning Monday, November 28.

The OneCard/Parking Service Center will be closed throughout the holiday. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact our 24 hour Parking Command Center at 313-577-1979.

In case of an emergency please contact Public Safety at 313-577-2222.

Parking and Transportation Services wishes everyone a safe and happy Thanksgiving holiday!