6 accessible parking lots available for 2016 Auburn football season

6 accessible parking lots available for 2016 Auburn football season

AUBURN, AL (WTVM) - Game week is finally here, and Auburn Athletics looks forward to providing a great time for fans as they return to Auburn.

While there are many new offerings, there are a few changes, too.

Specifically, fans who require accessible parking will find a range of options they can take advantage of when returning to campus for a game.

Fans needing accessible or ADA parking for the 2016 football season will have six free options. Outlined below are the amenities offered at each of these locations.

Please note that entrance to these accessible parking areas requires a state-issued pass as well as the identification of the pass holder in attendance. The accessible lots are designated in purple on the map at the bottom of this story:

Y Lot: The accessible lot is located at the Village Dorms: Parking for wheelchair ticket holders is issued through the AU Ticket Office.

  • Free Parking
  • Golf cart service
  • Restroom across Donahue Drive
  • Tailgating on Donahue Drive

VCOM Building: The accessible lot is located at 910 South Donahue Drive; Enter off Woodfield Drive.

  • Free Parking
  • Available on a first-come, first-served basis
  • Convenient transit service to War Eagle Way
  • Restroom availability
  • No tailgating

West Thach: The accessible lot is located at the corner of Thach Avenue and Beech Drive.

  • Free Parking
  • Available on a first-come, first-served basis
  • Convenient transit service to War Eagle Way
  • Restroom located across Thach Avenue
  • Tailgating allowed

CDV: Entrance to the north and east accessible lots is located off Wire Road.

  • Free Parking
  • Available on a first-come, first-served basis
  • No transit / No golf cart
  • Restroom located on Wire Road
  • Tailgating allowed

Old Track: To access the accessible lot, take Samford Avenue to Biggio Drive; Enter the lot from Biggio Drive.

  • Free Parking
  • Available on a first-come, first-served basis
  • Golf cart service
  • Restroom
  • Limited tailgating

South Quad Deck: The accessible lot is located near the corner of Duncan Drive and Lem Morrison Drive; Enter the lot from Lem Morrison Drive.

  • Free Parking
  • Available on a first-come, first-served basis
  • Limited cart service
  • Restroom availability
  • Tailgating in surrounding grass

In addition to the above accessible parking options, free parking lots are also available beginning on Fridays at 4 p.m. at the following locations:

  • Grass at the corner of Hemlock and Magnolia
  • On Samford Avenue near the Old Track
  • On Samford Avenue near the South Donahue Dorm
  • On Donahue Drive near War Eagle Woods
  • On the grass at the Community Gardens
  • At the South Donahue Drive Hayfields
  • On the pavement at the Intramural Fieldhouse
  • On the pavement at the Facilities Division
  • On the grass as the Facilities Pond

Many of the lots in the Mell Street Corridor (AG Hill, Samford Hall and Ross Square) are also free and open at 6 p.m. on Friday.

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