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50 years ago, experts predicted automobiles would drain the life from urban areas. Their predictions are coming true.
Downtown San Francisco is the latest flashpoint in an ongoing debate over whether cities can still afford to not charge for parking on Sundays.
Automated parking garages are now popping up on both coasts. Could this save dense cities space?
Shopkeepers consistently overestimate parking's role in their success.
And honestly, the city could make much better use of the space.
Miami may be the international hub of memorable parking, but it’s not the only city sporting glitzy garages.
New research finds that parking minimums are indeed bad, but that parking maximums still need fine-tuning.
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They invite fraud, drain city revenue, and often fail to help those who need it most — new research proposes an alternative.
The unreal habits of drivers in Kazakhstan.
By implementing stricter parking maximums over time, Switzerland's largest city recaptured its public spaces for its people.
People are much more likely to ride to work if they have a place to clean up once they get there.
Also, California cities binge on foie gras before it's banned; Boston knocks down satellite dishes; you can't dress up like Tinker Bell at Disney World; a British city welcomes back meter maids.
In Russia, an app identifies "parking douches."
The end of free time in Santa Monica.
The Seattle Times editorial board worries a proposal to relax parking minimums will hurt families, but they're getting it backward.
How a newspaperman in Oklahoma City revolutionized downtown parking.
How sensors and computers and phone apps are revolutionizing the way cities handle their parking spaces.
Sacramento hopes to learn from the successes and mistakes of Indianapolis and Chicago.