Jose Garcia, who has worked at Miami Dade College for 42 years, was hit by a vehicle that was reversing in lot 16 at North Campus on Aug. 6. He is currently undergoing rehabilitation for his legs at HealthSouth in Broward County.
Violators caught defacing school property could face discipline from College officials and Miami-Dade police. Repeat violators might face felony charges in some cases.
Students and Miami Dade College employees who park on campus without a parking decal risk having their vehicle booted or towed as a result of stricter enforcement of previous College procedures.
MDC hosted their Campus Safety Week from Sept. 23-27 across all campuses.
October 10 marks the one year mark since a garage collapse at MDC-West killed four construction workers. Although the garage’s completion status remains unknown, the campus has made strides in other areas.
Improvements to the library include new furniture, carpet and chairs and retrofit lighting on both levels of the facility.