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Smart Cars Will Fit Anywhere, Even in the Slim Space Between Other Ads

In a world of crowded ad spaces and precious few parking spaces, Mercedes and Madrid agency Contrapunto BBDO are hoping to make the most of both shortcomings with these cleverly placed Smart car ads. Printed on the narrow side of anShow More Summary

This Tiny House Can Fit in a Parking Space and Only Costs $40,000

3 days agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

The world is running out of space. Truth be told, the world is running out of a lot of things, but some very simple tweaks to our lifestyle could make the space issue less of an problem. That's why students at the Savannah College of Art and Design built the SCADpad. It's tiny. It's cheap. And it's actually kind of cool-looking. Read more...

Curbed Maps: Mapping All 43 Awesome San Francisco Public Parklets

Parklets began appearing in former San Francisco parking spaces back in 2011, and since then more than 40 have appeared all over the city from Bayview to North Beach. Some are simple, while others are designed to perfection. All...

Could you live in a home the size of a parking space?

3 days agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmag

A team of students and professors at Georgia's Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) recently unveiled a tiny house prototype cited as the future of urban living. Dubbed SCADpad, the home in question can fit into a standard-sized...Show More Summary

SCAD Students Transform an Atlanta Parking Garage into Ecologically Responsible Micro-Housing Community

According to the 2012 U.S. Census, there are 105 million parking spaces in the United States--a number that roughly translates to five parking spaces for every registered car. As personal automobile ownership declines and demand for dense urban living increases,

Snooki Defends Her Right to Take Pregnancy Parking Space

Post by Maressa Brown. No matter what she does, Snooki can't seem to help but create controversy. The reality star, who recently went public with her second pregnancy, shared a seemingly innocent photo on Instagram yesterday of a pregnancy parking space she had just pulled into. Show More Summary

DUMBO Outdoor Fitness Loop In The Works

The DUMBO Improvement District has released a Request for Qualifications seeking a design team to create what they're calling "DUMBO Circuit," a one-mile pop-up fitness loop on eight park spaces that surround the tangled mess of bridge on-and-off ramps accessing the BQE, Brooklyn, and Manhattan bridges. [ more › ]

App Helps Urban Drivers Avoid Street-Sweeping Tickets

2 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : Kicking Tires

You thought to yourself, "This is too good to be true," last night when you pulled into that parking space right in front of your building. After all, you live on a crowded street in a crowded neighborhood in a...

CT: New Haven Officials Examine Traffic During Mobile Study

Erik Johnson, head of the Livable City Initiative, said the proposed mixed-use conceptual development proposed for the area now has between 1,500 to 2,000 parking spaces, but they will need 5,000 more to meet the demand.

America's Parking Spaces Are In The Wrong Cities

2 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Welcome to Must Read, where we single out the best stories from around the automotive universe and beyond. Today we have reports from Bloomberg Businessweek, The New York Times and The Verge. Read more...

USPS Trucks Stealing Parking Spaces From Angry Murray Hill Residents

Whether they are hemorrhaging money, throwing your mail into the trash, or constitutionally guaranteeing your right to privacy (who does that?), the U.S. Postal Service seems to always be getting in your way. Murray Hill residents are suffering more than most: mail trucks are now taking away their parking spots. [ more › ]

Bogus Parking Attendants Run Scam In Church Lot

The Tribune reports the Uptown equivalent of selling the Brooklyn Bridge:Two Chicago men were arrested Saturday after they were caught selling parking spaces at an Uptown church for patrons attending an event at the nearby Aragon Ballroom,...Show More Summary

Driverless Cars

Driverless cars will park themselves, reducing the need for parking space. Also, they will accelerate and brake more efficiently than humans, increasing fuel efficiency. The cars will have sensors that will allow them to drive closer together, possibly decreasing congestion. Safety “is considered to be the most clear-cut benefit of self-driving cars.”

Floorplan Porn: 1645 Pacific in Nob Hill Releases Slew of Floor Plans

The site of a former public parking garage and its auto-repair shop is now home to a highly anticipated 65,000 square foot six-story building with 38 dwelling units, 41 parking spaces, and 3,200...

Oh, the problems they have in Durango!

Desperately seeking parking spaces in Durango, Col. (

Shoveling In a Parking Space

Metropolitan Diary: One driver had a novel use for snow, heaving it back into the parking space he had just shoveled out.

Bikeification: Fittingly, Venice's Abbot Kinney Boulevard...

Fittingly, Venice's Abbot Kinney Boulevard is the new recipient of the city's third and fourth bike corrals. The corrals, located in front of popular restaurants Gjelina and Local 1205, take the place of one parking space each and together...

Queens Man Envisions Mountain Park In Astoria

Western Queens, a dense part of the city's second most-populated borough, doesn't have too much park space. Besides Astoria Park, it sorely lacks for green spaces where one can spend a sunny day not being cooked on top of a griddle of asphalt. So why does the city want to raze a perfectly good place to have a new park? [ more › ]

Woman Accused Of Biting Off Fellow Shopper’s Finger Over Mall Parking Space

We always thought mall parking lots were asphalt jungles in more of a “It’s tough out there to find a parking spot” kind of way. Not an actual predator vs. prey, “I will bite off your finger if you take my spot” kind of way. On that note, guess what terrifying thing happened in a mall parking lot in New … [More]

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