Safety and weather news
Traffic in a two-block section of University Street near Purdue's campus will be restricted to one lane during the late morning and early afternoon hours of Friday (Dec. 6) in order to accommodate school buses for the annual Purdue Christmas Show matinee.
Purdue University officials announced Monday (Dec. 2) that the Beta Sigma Psi fraternity has been placed on probation.
Sunday’s severe storms caused power outages across the Purdue University campus. Thankfully, a majority of campus buildings and residence halls have since had power restored. A handful of campus facilities not serviced by the university power plant continue be without power. Utility crews are working to restore power to those buildings as soon as possible.
More than one mile of marked bicycle routes will be added to the north academic area of the West Lafayette campus thanks to a Bicycle Task Force established by President Mitch Daniels earlier this month. These new marked bicycle routes represent a 58 percent increase in the total distance of marked campus routes and double the distance of marked routes available in the north academic campus area.
Purdue traffic website aims to help travelers enter and exit stadium-area parking easily, find nearby hotels
Fans traveling to Saturday's (Oct. 12) Big Ten football game at Ross-Ade Stadium between Purdue and visiting Nebraska can use a website to help them navigate game-day traffic around campus and back to local hotels.
With the opening of the new U.S. Highway 231 corridor, Purdue University Police and the Purdue Athletics Department have worked together to develop a traffic plan intended to balance Boilermaker football traffic using both local streets and the new 231 corridor after games at Ross-Ade Stadium.
Purdue University researchers have developed a new tool for law enforcement officers and disaster assistance first-responders to reduce crime and assist people. The tool is called the Visual Analytics Law Enforcement Toolkit, or VALET (http://www.purdue.edu/discoverypark/vaccine/assets/pdfs/VALET.pdf).