By one estimate, the U.S. has as many as eight parking spaces for every car on the road.
One of the world’s most trafficky cities gets a parking overhaul.
By dropping rules that mandate more parking spaces, the largest city in North America will become more affordable and transit-friendly This week, Mexico City took a big step towards making housing more affordable and transit more efficient. Show More Summary
The airport advertized the spaces as beautiful, convenient and cheap.
In Los Angeles, for example, car parking takes up 17,020,594 square meters of land. Two of the massive parking lots next to Dodger Stadium in L.A.–together roughly the size of Grand Central Station, or twice as big as the Pentagon–have room for thousands of cars. Show More Summary
The largest city in North America has done away with one of the biggest hidden subsidies for driving: minimum parking requirements. Mexico City eliminated requirements that force developers to build a minimum number of parking spaces in each project. Show More Summary
INRIX Research, which compiles automotive data for automakers and state agencies, is claiming Americans waste 73 billion dollars every year trying to find and hold a parking space. Following a survey of nearly 6,000 drivers in 10 U.S. Show More Summary
Cannon Beach has tabled a proposal to add time limits to parking spaces in the beach town's core shopping area after concerns from business owners and residents. The Daily Astorian … Click to Continue »
Hunt for elusive parking spaces eat up hours per year, wasting time, fuel and emissions, report says.
A parking space in Hong Kong sold for $664,000. At that price, you might as well live in your car. Buzz60's Josh King has the story.
The city of Las Vegas and state of Nevada are already ponying up a lot of money for a new stadium for the Oakland Raiders eventual move to Vegas, but the Raiders want to get more. Like thousands of parking spaces, for free. Oh, and a big part of the luxury suite revenues. Show More Summary
A car-lover has fend for his lousy parking after taking up four spaces for what he called his “pride and joy” while calling other drivers “idiots”. Pictures began swirling around
TweetI’ll tell you, I was unaware of this issue: “To Hayes/Cole and Panhandle Residents: Thanks to all who signed our letter, telephoned, emailed and spoke at the SFMTA hearing on Friday 6/17/2016. SFMTA Senior Planner Heath Maddox confirms that they will NOT site a bike dock at Hayes and Cole Street. From his email: ‘…We […]
Oslo had a plan to lower its emissions by drastically limit car travel in its center. Now you can drive, but it might not be worth it. All Oslo wanted to do was lighten its environmental footprint. But the Norwegian capital’s noble goal—to cut greenhouse gas emissions down to 95% of their 1990 levels by 2030—necessitated restricting car traffic. Show More Summary
The startup of a 25-ton test detector at CERN advances technology for the Deep Underground Neutrino Experiment. In a lab at CERN sits a very important box. It covers about three parking spaces and is more than a story tall. Sitting inside...Show More Summary
Prices for Hong Kong car parks have outperformed the housing market over the last dozen years, the SCMP reports.
When Jasmine Sherman pulls up at her local Charlotte abortion clinic to volunteer, everyone knows that she’s arrived: her windows are down and her music is blasting as she drives full-speed into her preferred parking space at the corner...Show More Summary
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“It is with relatively high confidence that I predict you’re going to see a boom in landscape architecture. You will see innovation and invention that has never been possible, because suddenly, everyone’s going to have all this excess space.”
Land-scarce Hong Kong's property prices skyrocket, with this sale taking the cake for the most expensive lot