Lubbock PD issues notice about Tech game parking - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

10/30/09

Lubbock PD issues notice about Tech game parking

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - The Lubbock Police Department have issued a statement and the public is now on notice; if you park on the Marsha Sharp Freeway, you will get a ticket.

The Texas Department of Transportation has placed signs along Marsha Sharp Freeway from University Avenue to almost Indiana Avenue stating that the shoulder of the freeway is a no parking zone.

This statement comes after the realization that pedestrians that are going to the Tech games, are parking on the shoulder and trying to cross the freeway, which is a safety hazard. Hundreds of cars parked along the shoulder during the last home game at Texas Tech.

The Lubbock Police Department would like everyone to be safe during the home games, and suggest parking in the designated areas.

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