Specific Charges for 2007-2008

All Specific Charges are in addition to each committee's "General" Charge in the Council Bylaws

  1. Continue to receive information updates on the South Street Bridge project.
  2. Monitor the University’s progress in achieving sustainability.
  3. Receive updates on Penn Connects projects.
  4. Receive updates on deferred maintenance issues and management of maintenance projects.
  5. Help to promote and possibly expand Penn Transport services.
  6. Review and discuss the committee’s general charge and identify two or three issues that should be given highest priority for the committee’s work in AY 2008-09.

Committee Members

Chair: Walter Wales






Eugenie Birch*

William Braham*

Thomas Daniels

Jerry Jacobs

Michael McGarvey*

Bernard Shapiro*

Susan Wachter*

Graduate/professional students:

Ross Bruch

Martin Smith

Undergraduate students:

Ankit Dhir

Lisa Zhu


Laura Foltman

Helen Di Caprio*


Rachael Alford

Karima Williams

*Indicates reappointment as chair or member.