Campus Police & Parking
The Fort Lewis College policy regarding wheeled devices safety.
The "interior" portion of the campus is for PEDESTRIAN traffic only. Interior portions of the campus are clearly marked by traffic gates with "No Parking" and "Service and Emergency Vehicles Only" signs. Other portions of the interior are accessible only by sidewalks.
YOU ARE NOT PERMITTED TO DRIVE AND/OR PARK ON THE INTERIOR OF THE FORT LEWIS COLLEGE CAMPUS WHETHER THE TRAFFIC GATES ARE OPEN OR NOT, UNLESS YOU OR YOUR VEHICLE IS SPECIFICALLY EXEMPTED BY THE FORT LEWIS COLLEGE POLICE DEPARTMENT.
Failure to obey this rule may result in charges of Disregarding a Barricade (C.R.S. 42-4-603) or Careless Driving (C.R.S. 42-4-1402).
Theft, vandalism or damage to property should be reported immediately to the Durango La Plata Emergency Communications Center, at 385-2900. The Communications Center will dispatch a Fort Lewis College Police Officer to assist you and/or to investigate the accident.
Fort Lewis College is designated as a pedestrian campus with the safety and welfare of the campus community in mind. Pedestrians always have the right of way on the Fort Lewis College campus.
The responsibility for enforcing traffic and parking regulations rests with the Fort Lewis College Police Department.
During winter months, heavy snow removal equipment will be operating to remove snow from parking lots and campus roads during the day and/or night.
The College reserves the right to tow vehicles at the owner's expense by a bonded towing company for the following reasons: