CampusParc partners with Propark Mobility to manage parking operations at The Ohio State University
Dec 12, 2022
Columbus, Ohio – CampusParc, the concessionaire for the long-term parking lease at The Ohio State University, announced today that it has partnered with Propark Mobility to provide parking management services for the university.
LAZ Parking has managed parking operations since the beginning of the lease in 2012. “We are proud of the work we have done with LAZ over the past 10 years and want to build on that foundation to continue to improve,” said Sarah Blouch, CampusParc President and CEO. “Propark brings expert parking and mobility operations and premium service to our partnership, while offering a fresh perspective and new approach that will continue to enhance the services we provide to Ohio State, as well as the students, faculty, staff and visitors who travel to and around campus each day.
Propark will provide parking management services for Ohio State’s Columbus campus, which features nearly 37,000 parking stalls and 16 garages. Employing more than 250 team members for the operation, Propark will implement parking solutions that effectively streamline the parking process and enhance the campus experience for more than 65,000 university students and over 40,000 faculty and staff members, as well as millions of sporting event attendees and medical center patients every year.
CampusParc is beginning the 11th year of the long-term parking lease. The company provides oversight and management of the initial $483 million investment made in The Ohio State University parking system, while the third-party vendor and parking expert, Propark Mobility, provides the operational services related to parking across campus.
“Through this partnership, Propark will combine our expertise in university parking management with our specialized stadium and event parking services to enhance on-campus operations,” said Rudy Touvell, Senior Vice President, Propark. “We’re dedicated to creating an efficient daily parking experience for students, faculty, and staff, in addition to a seamless event parking experience for visitors and Ohio State fans.”