Difference between revisions of "Brigham Young University. University Traffic and Safety Committee"

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Later unit: [[later unit::Brigham Young University. Traffic Division (1982-1990)]]  ([[date::1982]]-[[date::1990]])
 
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==Associated Archival Materials==
 
==Associated Archival Materials==

Revision as of 16:32, 13 July 2011

The University Traffic and Safety Committee sought to improve parking and traffic on campus in addition to maintaining campus safety. Consequently, this committee was also appointed to secure BYU campus in the event that BYU fell victim to disturbances from outside groups. From 1973 to 1980 this committee was merged with committee to hear traffic appeals. Chairmen of this committee include Sam Brewster (1968-1969, 1972-?), Swen Nielsen (1969-1972), David M. Sorensen (1980-1981), and Gail Halvorsen (1981-1984).

Variant names

Security Advisement Committee

BYU Security Committee

Description

Established: 1968

Abolished: 1984

Location: Provo, Utah (1968-1984)

Functions

The University Traffic and Safety Committee studied ways and means of improving parking and the movement of vehicular traffic on the campus. It also concerned itself with policy questions concerning all phases of campus safety. This committee was also commissioned to maintain the security of the BYU campus in case of disturbances from groups outside. From 1973-1980, this committee also heard traffic appeals.

Assets and Administrative Structure

This committee was appointed by and responsible to the Executive Vice-President, but was administered by a chairman.

Associated Units

Superior unit: Brigham Young University (1968-1984)

Earlier unit: Brigham Young University. Traffic Committee (1952-1968)

Earlier unit: Brigham Young University. University Safety Committee (1963-1968)

Later unit: Brigham Young University. Traffic Division (1982-1990) (1982-1990)

Associated unit: Brigham Young University. Security Office (1968-1972)

Associated Archival Materials

Brigham Young University Committees, 1980-1984 (UA 791)

Ernest L. Wilkinson Presidential Papers, 1949-1975 (UA 1086)

Sources

Ernest L. Wilkinson Presidential Papers, 1949-1975 (UA 1086 Box 489 Fol 10) (Chairman, Sam Brewster)

Ernest L. Wilkinson Presidential Papers, 1949-1975 (UA 1086 Box 528 Fol 5) (Chairman, Swen Nielsen)

UA 791 Fol 1 (Chairman, David M. Sorensen)

UA 791 Fol 2 (Chairman, Gail Halvorsen)

UPB Files, March 8, 2011 (Functions, administrative structure)

Maintenance Information

Record ID: EAC-2011-00047

Creator: UPB