.Representation

Redevelop the Boat Hard site so that there is more car parking, space and better facilities for all the clubs that use it (1516P33)

Status: Active | Zone: Sports Development

Passed: 02/08/2016 | Lapses: 01/07/2018

This policy was discussed at the following meetings:


  • There are no accessible toilets or changing facilities on the Boat Hard site
    2 of 3 university endorsed accessible clubs use this site
    Doors are not big enough to allow easy passage for wheelchairs
    The Boat Hard is prone to flooding during Spring tide and heavy rainfall events
    There is a lack of on-site storage on the Boat Hard site for many clubs
    There is little space for parking on the Boat Hard site when many clubs are using it
    When there are many people on the Boat Hard site, it can quickly become congested

  • That the Boat Hard site should be accessible for all people
    That it should not be prone to flood events at least once a month
    The Boat Hard should be safe for those using it to move around

  • To lobby the University to build accessible toilets or changing facilities on the Boat Hard site
    To lobby the University to make access ramps and doors bigger and easier for manoeuvring for those in wheelchairs
    To campaign to the University to make every effort to waterproof the Boat Hard, either by raising the ground level or by improving the walls to prevent flooding
    To ask the University to look into the efficiency of space on the Boat Hard site to improve storage and parking facilities
    Sorry, there are no Mandates for this policy