The usual weekend crowd showed up for Jamaican food and music at a small stucco house in the West Adams district Friday, filling every parking space on the street and blocking driveways. At about midnight, Paul Elen walked over to the house to ask the partygoers to move a car. A DJ was playing...
TweetThe cars on the left lane of this block are parked, which is part of the reason why this block of Oak has idling cars on it all the time. So why not make the left a tow away zone, allowing drivers to get through this congested block more easily? All the SFMTA would have […]
Municipal League Foundation endorses ST3. The Tacoma News-Tribune is also on board. But Sammamish is a no. Metro pilot program will help passengers find private parking spaces near routes. A focus group suggests people are willing to pay $44 to $110 per month for a guaranteed space. Seattle’s mode splits for commuters. Kitsap experimenting with an […]
Dozens of cops and federal investigators searched a Park Slope brownstone last week that served as headquarters for a drug sale operation, according to the NYPD. The early morning search turned up large quantities of cocaine and weed and two loaded firearms, among other evidence. [ more › ]
A former Florida sheriff’s deputy has been convicted of improper display of a gun following a road rage incident involving a parking space.
There were no parking spaces on my block in Mid-Wilshire. This is true as often as it is not. I live not far from a hospital, on an unpermitted street, which means our curb space gets taken up by medical staff who don't want to pay to park. Usually, it’s a problem on weekdays, working hours, especially...
Office leases tank, hot neighborhood, warning tourists. [ more › ]
Fifth Avenue at night, 1899. (Image: Charles W Jefferys/Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library) Bike lanes are pretty clearly not parking spaces, but, as any city cyclist knows, cars and trucks still insist on parking in them. Show More Summary
The ad on the French finance ministry website is deadpan and succinct: "For sale: late 19th century prison in the centre of Grasse, 1,277.42 square metres (13,750 square feet). No garage or parking space. Needs renovating." Prospective buyers of the site in southeast France are required to lodge a deposit of 50,000 euros ($56,000). Show More Summary
Double Door co-owners said Monday they are considering moving the club to Logan Square even as they appeal a Cook County judge's decision that requires them to vacate their longtime Wicker Park space by the end of the year. Owners Joe Shanahan and Sean Mulroney have started conversations with Adam...
It’s a traditional complaint about urban life: there’s never anywhere to park. But in the 21st century, do cities actually need less parking space, not more? Paris has banned traffic from half the city. Why can’t London? With space for...Show More Summary
Harris County leaders unveiled a financing plan for a $105 million redevelopment of the Houston Astrodome that would include raising the two bottom floors to accommodate about 1,400 parking spaces. … Click to Continue »
Finding parking in a busy area may be difficult, but one woman appears to have gone to extremes to secure a space. According to the Daily Mail, a young boy in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, was told by his mother to remain in an empty spot until she could get her car and park there. Show More Summary
A plan for turning a former rail yard next to the Los Angeles River into park space, wetlands and other amenities could cost more than $252 million, city analysts said in a report Thursday. The City Council voted in May to allocate $40 million for the purchase of the vacant site, which is owned by...
Essential Politics: Gov. Brown signs legislation to combat cyberbullying, Harris' lead in Senate race grows in new poll Sept. 22, 2016, 4:46 p.m. This is Essential Politics, our daily feed on California government and politics news. Here's what we're watching:Students at California public schools...
The new "where to park" feature on Google's Waze takes the frustration out of finding a parking space by providing locations, pricing, and availability.
Sexism or security – why not both? Pretty pink women-only parking spaces show once again that best intentions can bring about unintentional consequences.
Park it Every third Friday in September, folks don on their creative caps, head out to their nearest parking spot, and create a pop-up parklet for Park(ing) Day. The idea for Park(ing) Day—wherein you pay for a metered parking spaceShow More Summary
But it would temporarily lose all public parking spaces at the beach, and bike paths would have to be rerouted Santa Monica city officials must have been closely following the exploits of Kerri Walsh Jennings and April Ross last month,...Show More Summary
The US Air Force hit NASA up for some extra parking space to keep its expensive fighter jets protected from bad weather.