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August 12, 2020


Aug 12, 2020 - Uber might ‘shut down for a while’ in California if forced to make drivers full-time employees, CEO says

Aug 12, 2020 - Berkeley-Charleston-Dorchester Council of Governments (BCDCOG), SC receives $2.7M for construction of downtown HOP transit hub, park-and-ride facility

Aug 12, 2020 - All Traffic Solutions: IMPROVE THE PARKING EXPERIENCE IN 2 WEEKS with 99+% Accuracy and 100% Visibility



Aug 12, 2020 - Missoula Parking Commission mulls boundary expansion; revenues recovering

Aug 12, 2020 - Honk Makes Paying for Electric Vehicle Charging at UBC Easy & Touch-Free

Aug 12, 2020 - Chicago's Scooter Program Takes Its Second Spin Around City, Starting Today



Aug 12, 2020 - Worksport™ Announces Launch Date for TerraVis™, World’s First Solar Charging System for Pickup Trucks

Aug 12, 2020 - Geotab Updates App to Help Drivers Navigate Pandemic

Aug 12, 2020 - The Clarksville Parking Commission OKs downtown plan, changes include 4-hour limit at all on-street meters



Aug 12, 2020 - EnerDel Welcomes Complete Coach Works (CCW) Transportation Services as New Distributor

August 11, 2020


Aug 11, 2020 - Genetec announces favorable conclusion in patent infringement case; Breaks silence on patent trolls

Aug 11, 2020 - California judge rules Uber, Lyft drivers are employees

Aug 11, 2020 - SpotHero - Android Auto finally opens up to more navigation apps

Aug 11, 2020 - Connected Kerb, UK seals the deal to install EV chargers for 3,000-home development

Aug 11, 2020 - Watry Design: 4 Ways Parking Can Deliver the Unexpected

Aug 11, 2020 - UbiPark COVID-19 Webinar | Parking Industry Changes | Stuart Norman, CEO of Parking Australia

Aug 11, 2020 - Churches making over £20K a month from parking app YourParkingSpace

Aug 11, 2020 - City of Santa Monica Renews with Conduent Transportation to Provide Curbside Management Systems and Services

Aug 11, 2020 - Complete Coach Works Delivers Four Rehabbed Buses to Santa Cruz Metro

Aug 11, 2020 - Passport Parking - Pilot Parking Program Begins in Battle Creek Downtown Lots

Aug 11, 2020 - Study by Walker Consultants shows Columbia Borough has enough parking but it is not always easy to find

Aug 11, 2020 - VIDEALERT EXPANDS SUPPORT FOR HOSTED CCTV ENFORCEMENT PLATFORM TO MEET GROWING CLIENT BASE

Aug 11, 2020 - CCW: Jim Paul Appointed to the Board of The Oregon Transit Association

August 10, 2020


Aug 10, 2020 - 'Don't go from lockdown to gridlock', warns UITP

Aug 10, 2020 - Bicycle Parking Garage in Netherlands, The Hague / Silo + Studio Marsman

Aug 10, 2020 - Your EV's electricity can pay for parking at Nissan's new exhibition

Aug 10, 2020 - BU, Boston University Parking and Transportation introduces LPR technology for easier entry to parking garages

Aug 10, 2020 - Park+ Live To Offer Smart Parking Solutions To PhonePe Users

Aug 10, 2020 - Passport - Troy, Schenectady, NY plan on parking apps to collect fees

Aug 10, 2020 - PayMyPark - Marlborough, New Zealand, 'lollipop' parking meters cashed in, headed to Ashburton

Aug 10, 2020 - St. Petersburg, FL moves forward with electric scooter share program

Aug 10, 2020 - ECO Parking Technologies Continues to Invest in the Future

Aug 10, 2020 - Spacer Launches US App Helping Thousands of Users Make money from Spare Space

August 7, 2020


Aug 7, 2020 - New app on UWEC, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire campus allows drivers to pay for timed parking

Aug 7, 2020 - LocoMobi World Launches Its Safe, Secure and Sustainable CondoPark LPR System at Bloorvista

Aug 7, 2020 - Uber’s quarterly loss declines to $1.78 billion in Q2 as food delivery business takes lead

Aug 7, 2020 - MVRDV’s vertiports for the city of the future

Aug 7, 2020 - CCW: The Mid-Life Rehabilitation Long Beach Transit Project is Near Completion of Phase One

Aug 7, 2020 - Cities across the country are losing big bucks by not handing out parking tickets during pandemic

Aug 7, 2020 - Gig Car Share expands to West Sacramento

Aug 7, 2020 - Passport offers more ways to pay to park in Fort Myers Beach

Aug 7, 2020 - ParkMobile Brings a Mobile Parking Payment Option to St. Cloud, Minnesota

Aug 7, 2020 - Propark Mobility Turns Empty Parking Lot into A Drive-In Movie to Benefit Local Food Bank

August 6, 2020


Aug 6, 2020 - Yonkers Taps Bird to Launch NY’s First Scooter Program

Aug 6, 2020 - Premier Parking - City of Clarksville, TN says goodbye to outdated parking sensors with new ‘pay to play’ plan

Aug 6, 2020 - Yandex starts regular tests of self-driving cars in US

Aug 6, 2020 - Lyft engineer sees self-driving as long game, calls for public prediction data

Aug 6, 2020 - 7 Ways to Drive Business Growth Through Parking App Development

Aug 6, 2020 - Erie Parking Authority, Meter EZ App - Business making it work without Coins amid the National Shortage

Aug 6, 2020 - Uber is acquiring its largest rival in the UK

Aug 6, 2020 - August 2020 Parking Today Magazine now online!

Aug 6, 2020 - PayDo: Croatian Parking App Breaking Records with Almost 200,000 Users

Aug 6, 2020 - Honk and ParkHub Partner to Create Safety-First Parking Solution Launching at University of Arizona this Season

Aug 6, 2020 - Rich and Associates - Another expensive parking study in La Crosse, WI?

Aug 6, 2020 - The State of Delaware Partners with ParkMobile to Promote COVID-19 Safety Measures

Aug 6, 2020 - Conduent Transportation Completes Implementation of First Phase of Next-Generation Fare Collection System in Flanders

Aug 6, 2020 - Gotcha E-Scooters to become available on MSU, Michigan State University campus, Lansing, MI

Aug 6, 2020 - Envision Solar Commits to Maintaining Sustainable EV ARC™ Products in Readiness for California Utility Public Safety Power Shutoffs

August 5, 2020


Aug 5, 2020 - Uber, Lyft Workers Misclassified, California Labor Agency Says

Aug 5, 2020 - Between pandemic and busy visitor influx, Tybee Island says use Park TYB app, Passport to park

Aug 5, 2020 - Chicago-Kent Center for Open Government Law: The city’s $3 billion could have been used for something other than parking meters

Aug 5, 2020 - Schweers Delivers Powerful LPR Inventory App at Memphis International Airport

Aug 5, 2020 - ChargePoint Raises Additional $127M in Funding

Aug 5, 2020 - EV revolution is revving up

Aug 5, 2020 - The Problem With ‘Mobility as a Service’ - David Zipper

Aug 5, 2020 - IT’S UNANIMOUS! The West Side of NYC is Begging DOT for Bike Parking

Aug 5, 2020 - IBI Group Wins ‘GoTime’ Contract for Massachusetts Department of Transportation

Aug 5, 2020 - GKD-USA Promotes Dale Payne to Chief Engineer

Aug 5, 2020 - Anthony Levandowski sentenced to 18 months in prison, as new $4B lawsuit against Uber is filed

Aug 5, 2020 - Parking Meter Market is Expected to Thrive at Impressive CAGR by 2026 & Top Key Players are FLOWBIRD, POM Inc., Hectronic, Kinouwell Tech, IEM, METRIC Group Ltd, J.J. MacKay Canada Limited, IPS Group, Inc., Shenzhen Horoad Electronic Technol

August 4, 2020


Aug 4, 2020 - Lyft introduces expanded app in Twin Cities that includes public transit info

Aug 4, 2020 - HotSpot - You’ll have to pay for transit and parking again in the City of Peterborough, Canada starting August 10

Aug 4, 2020 - Rekor Systems Reports Second Quarter of 2020 Financial Results

Aug 4, 2020 - Blink Charging Signs Agreement with Cushman & Wakefield for Deployment of Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

Aug 4, 2020 - Fort Lauderale's New Parking Rate Is Adding Up for Some Residents; discount with PayByPhone

Aug 4, 2020 - Nissan Pavilion – pay parking with your EV’s electricity

Aug 4, 2020 - The land with no face masks: Holland's top scientists say there's no solid evidence coverings work

Aug 4, 2020 - Washington Impedes Progress on Self-Driving Cars

Aug 4, 2020 - Ford CEO Jim Hackett is retiring

Aug 4, 2020 - There's a FASTER way to manage monthly parkers with Parkit! Learn how!

Aug 4, 2020 - China's Baidu Announces That the World's First Autonomous Driving Compute Unit is Ready for Production

Aug 4, 2020 - ParkMobile Partners with Mississippi State University to Provide Contactless Parking Options Around Campus

Aug 4, 2020 - Electric vehicles part of San Antonio plan to get city carbon neutral by 2050

August 3, 2020


Aug 3, 2020 - Passport - North Hempstead, NY Town Resumes Full Enforcement Of Parking Rules

Aug 3, 2020 - EV fast charger technology floors it

Aug 3, 2020 - HotSpot - Installation of new parking payment system set to begin in Dartmouth, Halifax, Canada

Aug 3, 2020 - Municipal Parking Services (MPS) - CyberLink FaceMe® Enhances Facial Recognition Technology With Thermal Camera Imaging

Aug 3, 2020 - TAPA’s secure truck parking database breaks through the 7,000 barrier as more sites join up in EMEA

Aug 3, 2020 - Uber Boat makes a splash offering rides on Thames to boost greener transport

Aug 3, 2020 - ParkMobile - Paid parking to start back up at Montpelier, VT meters

Aug 3, 2020 - UK company Wejo raises £10 million to expand data platform for connected cars

Aug 3, 2020 - PHOENIX MOTORCARS DEPLOYS ELECTRIC CARGO TRUCK TO SERVICE FAMILY OWNED BUSINESS IN SACRAMENTO

Aug 3, 2020 - Hi-Tech: How to find parking with Google Maps ?

Aug 3, 2020 - Advanced Tolling Maybe The Killer App For Autonomous Vehicle Test Tracks

July 31, 2020


July 31, 2020 - New York City Must Act Now to Save Transit, Prevent Carmaggedon and Improve Equity in Mobility

July 31, 2020 - Nissan is giving customers yet another reason to love their electric cars: the ability to pay for parking with electricity

July 31, 2020 - HALIFAX REGIONAL MUNICIPALITY, HRM to start replacing parking meters with pay stations as part of the Parking Technology Solutions Project

July 31, 2020 - Disrupting the disrupters: How the coronavirus will change the gig economy

July 31, 2020 - Transit Ridership Is Shifting Constantly During the Pandemic. Here's How the MBTA Keeps Up

July 31, 2020 - Blink Charging Appoints Automotive Executive Michael C. Battaglia Vice President of Sales to Lead Nationwide Deployments and Strategic Partnerships

July 31, 2020 - Uber and Lyft earnings preview: Struggling through the pandemic

July 31, 2020 - Skidata Set to Transform the Parking Experience at Mineta San Jose International Airport with the Addition of State-of-the-Art Parking Technology

July 31, 2020 - ParkMe - Proposal to eliminate paid parking in downtown Charleston, SC

July 31, 2020 - Chargepoint - Myerstown Borough, PA installs first electric vehicle charging station

July 31, 2020 - HonkMobile - Town of Oakville, Canada announces return of parking fees

July 31, 2020 - Alchemco Acquires Distribution company in South America

July 31, 2020 - Lime releases Safe Parking Initiative to keep Norfolk, VA clear of ‘scooter clutter’

July 30, 2020


July 30, 2020 - Judge Orders N.Y. to Pay Uber, Lyft Drivers Unemployment Benefits

July 30, 2020 - Smarking: 3 Municipal Parking Strategies to Keep Communities Running Safely and Aid COVID-19 Recovery

July 30, 2020 - SenSen receives highest ever quarterly cash receipts as it moves towards being cashflow positive and profitable in FY21

July 30, 2020 - 'Lime Patrol' introduced to counter e-scooter issues with parking, safety in Calgary, Canada

July 30, 2020 - Best parking apps 2020 in UK: AppyParking, RingGo, JustPark

July 30, 2020 - Lake George, NY parking meters now take smartphone payments with ParkMobile

July 30, 2020 - Park Assist Brings the Latest Parking Guidance Technology to Mohegan Sun

July 30, 2020 - TAPCO Awarded U.S. DOT Research Contract to Further Develop Innovative Wrong-Way Driving Solutions on Highway Ramps

July 30, 2020 - Columbus unveils three smart mobility pilots and seeks community participation

July 30, 2020 - Cerence Introduces Cerence Pay for Secure, Voice-Powered Payments in the Car as Contactless Payment Demand Soars

July 30, 2020 - Diversified Labeling Solutions Now Offers Citation and Parking Supplies

July 30, 2020 - Penske Truck Leasing unveils driver app upgrade

July 30, 2020 - ParkMobile - Partnership will make parking in busy Lake George, NY a bit easier

July 29, 2020


July 29, 2020 - Isle of Palms, SC intends to implement paid parking island-wide next beach season

July 29, 2020 - THE MIAMI PARKING AUTHORITY ANNOUNCES THE APPOINTMENT OF ITS NEXT CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

July 29, 2020 - Honk and London International Airport Team Up to Offer Cashless Parking Experience

July 29, 2020 - Mackay Meters, mPay2Park - Red Bank, NJ Parking Program Advances

July 29, 2020 - Winchester Parking Authority,, ParkMobile - Meet the most hated people in Old Town Winchester, VA

July 29, 2020 - MeterFeeder - 8 Black-owned tech companies in Pennsylvania to watch

July 29, 2020 - Delta Scientific Hits Job # 10,000

July 29, 2020 - Flowbird - Finding a new parking app is now up to the city of Pensacola, FL after DIB vote

July 29, 2020 - Village of Pelham, NY adds Passport Parking

July 29, 2020 - Yamaha Reveals All-New YDX-MORO All-Mountain e-Bikes

In Between

Aug 11, 2020 - What if they are Wrong? - JVH, Parking Today - We are barraged almost daily from those in ivory towers, mostly from universities and civic planners, telling us ...



Aug 10, 2020 - Finding the joy and glory of this climb! - ParkNews.biz – Aug 4-10, 2020 - This past week on ParkNews.biz, once again we see that albeit faced with obstacles and ...

Aug 10, 2020 - The Joy and Glory of the Climb - JVH, Parking Today - “Every day you may make progress. Every step may be fruitful. Yet there ..." 

Aug 10, 2020 - What to do when you’re stuck in a career rut - What song do you hear in your head when you wake up in the morning? Is it something uplifting that gets you ready for ...



Aug 5, 2020 - Ryan Reynolds on ‘Deadpool,’ diversity, and the secrets of successful marketing - Over the past year, especially, he has been pioneering a new style of vertically integrated marketing. Not only does he hold a financial ...

Aug 4, 2020 - The Masque – Part Deux - JVH, Parking Today - Astrid reports over at Parknews.biz that the Dutch have determined that wearing a mask is of no particular value ...

Aug 4, 2020 - Perfect for Us, But Not for Them - JVH, Parking Today - I have been perusing a piece on Streetsblog over on Parknews.biz about the need to ‘fix’ New York City’s transportation ...



Aug 3, 2020 - Progress: The reasonable and the unreasonable of ParkNews.biz 07/28-08/03/2020 - Astrid Ambroziak, PT - “The reasonable man adapts himself to the world: the unreasonable one persists in trying ...

Aug 3, 2020 - This Looks Good - JVH, Parking Today - I was out taking a cover shot for my favorite magazine and parked in the ...

July 27, 2020 - Not Mission Statements, but Mission Questions - Astrid Ambroziak, Parking Today - “Most of the things worth doing in the world had been declared impossible before they were done.” – Louis D. Brandeis - Parking ...

July 27, 2020 - We are Veterans - JVH, Parking Today - From Correspondent Joe: We left home as teenagers or in our early twenties for an unknown adventure. We loved our country ...

July 23, 2020 - COVID-19 has opened the floodgates for smart cities—whether we like it or not - The COVID-19 pandemic will be “a lubricant for the smart city,” according to one urban planning expert. From banal city ...

July 22, 2020 - Further to: Race - JVH, Parking Today - I received the following via email from a parking planner in Virginia: A thought in ...

July 21, 2020 - Is Parking Racist? Part 2 - JVH, Parking Today  - I wrote last month that I was going to host a discussion on racism in parking. I had read a number of articles about the topic ...

July 21, 2020 - Yep… We Changed the Dates for PIE 2021 — It’s Now Set for April 12-15 - JVH, Parking Today - We are announcing new dates for PIE 2021. Our venue has offered us new dates and we grabbed them up. PIE 2021 will ...

July 14, 2020 - Is Parking Back? - JVH, Parking Today - Is parking back? Will the recovery be a “V” or a lopsided “S”? The answers to these ...

July 7, 2020 - Some Good News – Looking out the Window - JVH, Parking Today - I have noticed that the number of cars in the garage under ...

July 6, 2020 - Little Things - JVH, Parking Today - Have you ever noticed that sometimes it’s the ‘little things’ that really get under your skin ...

 

July 2, 2020 -  It's About Independence and Opportunity - JVH, Parking Today - Celebrations like Independence Day, Memorial Day, and ...

June 30, 2020  - Don't Panic -- Third Quarter Begins Tomorrow - JVH, Parking Today - My industry sources tell me that many of the  ...

June 26, 2020 - Is the Parking Industry racist? - JVH I have been thinking about the maelstrom in which we find ourselves. Is everything truly about race.

June 22, 2020 - The Masque - JVH, Parking Today - OK, I’ll admit it, I am not comfortable wearing a mask. Its hot, its smelly, it fogs ...

June 22, 2020 - Looking out the Window – This Rebound is a good thing - JVH, Parking Today  - As I drove around Southern California on Friday there was a sense that we were ...

June 15, 2020 - AV has come up against a brick wall, its AI - JVH, Parking Today - Have you noticed that we don’t see so many articles these days about how autonomous vehicles will be ...

June 9, 2020 - Las Vegas Opens – Parking Keeps up - JVH, Parking Today - The City of Las Vegas is opening up and the Parking Department is right in step. Read about it on parknews.biz ...

June 8, 2020 - Shields up — Gun Ports Open - JVH, Parking Today - We are getting a lot of reaction on Astrid’s first person post.  You ...

June 3, 2020 - First Person – Like the Windows, My Heart is Shattered…  - Astrid Ambroziak, Parking Today - This past Saturday May 30th looked like it was going to be a beautiful day.  I started it with a prayer.  A prayer of gratitude ...

May 27, 2020 - The Upcoming Months will be A Disaster  NOT!! - JVH, Parking Today - Even in California, which has become the epicenter for the “lockdown” we are seeing more activity ...

May 27, 2020 - Six experts reveal the post-COVID truth about the advertising business - We’ve talked about the death of irony before, but I think this could be the death of bullshit ...

May 22, 2020 - "People who need people are the luckiest people in the world!" - from Barbara to Kacey: "I miss parking conferences.” - JVH, Parking Today - Kacey Siskind, a senior VP at Honk Mobile, believes in telling it like it is, as ...

May 18, 2020 - How to Improve your Office Parking - JVH, Parking Today - There is a reason those who work in our industry are considered experts in parking. It is a complex business ...

May 18, 2020 - Haircut and a Car Wash - JVH, Parking Today - I admit it, I couldn’t take it any longer and got a bootleg haircut. I got a ...

May 14, 2020 - The Splendid and the Vile - JVH, Parking Today - Author Erik Larson writes historical nonfiction based on tremendous in depth research about his subject. He quotes ...

May 11, 2020 - The Car Is Staging a Comeback, Spurring Oil’s Recovery - JVH, Parking Today - That headline was from Bloomberg, and if you read the article, it reflects what you ...

May 11, 2020 - Klaus Gindl - JVH, Parking Today - I received word this morning that Klaus Gindl passed away last week after a month ...

May 7, 2020 - Touch you, and hug you, and shake hands with you soon - JVH, Parking Today - There is a reason people of all ages hold hands, sometimes when they walk, sometimes ...

May 5, 2020 - “I thought about the recession and decided not to participate.” - JVH, Parking Today - That quote by Sam Walton pretty much sums up an article last year in Forbes Magazine where author Brad Adgate stressed that the ...

May 5, 2020 - Observations - JVH, Parking Today - About half the people on the street in LA are not wearing masks. Ralphs Grocery in LA ...

May 4, 2020 - Parking Lot Radio - JVH, Parking Today - The Pandemic has inspired innovation. Churches particularly want to hold services and keep social distancing. An outfit in Oregon ...

April 29, 2020 - The World Will Never Be the Same - JVH, Parking Today - How many times have we read this over the past six weeks? How may ‘futurists’ or even just journalistic wags ...

April 29, 2020 - ‘We literally couldn’t fundraise’: Why wealthy VCs won’t save struggling startups - Criticism of venture-backed startups that took coronavirus loans has exploded since the ...

April 28, 2020 - Just Where Does the Money Come From? Plus a New Normal — Not! - JVH, Parking Today - I was always curious about people who work for a company and assume the money comes from the CEO, or the Board of  ...

April 27, 2020 - “Fear does us more harm than the things of which we’re afraid” - JVH, Parking Today - Roman Emperor and Stoic Marcus Aurelius was prescient by 2000 years when he included in his writings that “fear does us  ...

April 27, 2020 - Stoicism in a time of pandemic: how Marcus Aurelius can help - The Meditations, by a Roman emperor who died in a plague named after him, has much to say about how ...

April 24, 2020 - Here’s a blog that PROBABLY is about SUGGESTING a change that MIGHT be coming and COULD affect the industry… - JVH, Parking Today - I have been reading headlines from the MSM lately and find certain words ...

April 24, 2020 - OMG A Blog That’s Actually About Parking - JVH, Parking Today - The City of Anchorage, AK is ‘moving ahead’ with charging hotels for the loading zones in front of their ...

April 23, 2020 - Mark Cuban Speaks Out - JVH, Parking Today - This is a time of confusion for many. What to do, What to do? I read quotes from many CEO’s and they seem locked into ...

April 22, 2020 - Will we settle for just beating the virus, or will we build a better world? - Carefully constructed, this will bring many derivative benefits, including more long-term stable employment, clean air and healthier ...

April 21, 2020 - Some Good News in a time of Crisis - JVH, Parking Today - I received the following from Ellis Dumont, CEO of Advanced Parking Concepts. Congratulations to him and ...

April 21, 2020 - Are the Pandemic Changes Permanent? - JVH, Parking Today - Adam Benzion, writing in Fast Company, posits that moving online is the way to go and that ...

April 20, 2020 - Extra!!!! Special Pandemic Edition of PT now On line  Extra!!! - JVH, Parking Today - We have been overwhelmed with stories about parking and the pandemic so we decided to prepare an ‘on line’ edition of Parking Today ...

April 20, 2020 - Unnecessary Customer Interactions - JVH, Parking Today - I read that headline on an article coming out in PT May with horror. Yes I understand social ...

April 15, 2020 - Musings on CV-19 and Parking - JVH, Parking Today - In the previous blog I posited that the populace would eventually shrug off social distancing and the rest and ...

April 14, 2020 - A Little Consistency, Please - JVH, Parking Today - Americans aren’t stupid. If our betters tell us to do one thing, then tell ...

April 10, 2020 - Happy Easter - JVH, Parking Today - Christians believe that Christ was crucified and died today, 2000 years ago and then was raised from the dead on Sunday ...

April 10, 2020 - Death by PowerPoint -  JVH, Parking Today - “OMG, not another Webinar.” How often have you heard or said that, particularly at this time of social distancing? ...

April 9, 2020 - MIT has an ambitious plan to detect if you’ve been exposed to the coronavirus - There are three basic steps to stamping out the spread of a highly contagious disease such ...

April 8, 2020 - Using Zoom for job interviews right now makes an age-old problem even worse - The pandemic presents a chance for companies to try to stamp out unconscious bias by interviewing candidates on the old- ...

April 7, 2020 - It was just the Cars… - JVH, Parking Today - I can do nothing but laugh at the arrogance of some people. I just read a long article in “Wired” about the incoming head of ...

April 7, 2020 - Don Shoup and Pricing the Curb - JVH, Parking Today - My UCLA buddy Don Shoup has penned a missif for the IPMI which basically rehashes his decade old theories about ...

April 6, 2020 - Coronavirus is crushing the economy. Here’s how to bring it back to life - Much of America is under lockdown to slow the spread of the deadly coronavirus. In a couple months, when this first phase of the ...

April 6, 2020 - “The Recovery of the Parking Industry May be Faster than you Think.” - JVH, Parking Today - I’m preparing the May issue of Parking Today and have come across and article we will be featuring. “The New Commute ...

April 3, 2020 - The Urban Forest, Part Deux - JVH, Parking Today - So we hardened up the kitchen, and closed off the dog door at night – to keep ...

April 2, 2020 - The Urban Forest - JVH, Parking Today - We noticed the other day that the cat was eating a lot more than usual. We feed him ...

April 2, 2020 - In times of crisis – Innovation thrives - JVH, Parking Today - I received this note from Spot Parking’s CEO Elizabeth Zealand. If you have any innovation that has emerged ...

April 1, 2020 - Hiatus - JVH, Parking Today - A temporary gap, pause, break, or absence can be called a hiatus. When your favorite TV show ...

March 31, 2020 - How businesses could emerge better after COVID-19, according to B Lab - This is an opportunity for us to focus on both how business and government play a role in building a more resilient economic system for the next ...

March 30, 2020 - I can only imagine… - JVH, Parking Today - We must stay positive in difficult times, but its difficult in the face of a Tsunami of news that even the most ‘glass if half full’ ...

March 30, 2020 - Some Small Reason for Optimism - JVH, Parking Today - I had an interesting discussion with a neighbor during my ‘Suki Walk” (dog walk) yesterday. She is an RN at a local 480 bed hospital. I asked her ...

March 28, 2020 - Walker Consultants Offers Guidelines to CV-19 Testing in Garages - JVH, Parking Today - Mary Smith over at Walker Consultants has let me know that they have posted a white paper on their web sites ...

March 27, 2020 - Working from home? Here’s how to separate the ‘work’ from the ‘home’ - Full-time remote work is the new normal—at least for now. Establishing ...

March 27, 2020 - Dispersion – What will it mean to Parking - JVH, Parking Today - So, our betters have been telling us for years that living in cities, in small apartments cheek by jowl, is ...

March 26, 2020 - A Bit of Blue Sky - JVH, Parking Today - Companies that serve the populace are hiring, in the face of the pandemic. Do they know something we don’t? We have had a ...

March 26, 2020 - I know I sound like a broken record, but I can’t help myself - JVH, Parking Today - Those of you who read this regularly know that I don’t watch television news ...

March 25, 2020 - San Diego Reels with Parking Everywhere PIE 2020 - JVH, Parking Today - San Diego lived up to its reputation as having the best weather in the US on Tuesday as blue ...

March 24, 2020 - PIE 2020 Breaks Records in San Diego ... JVH, Parking Today - PIE 2020 opened this morning to a beautiful day in San Diego. Blue skies and white puffy clouds ...

March 23, 2020 - I Look out the Window… JVH, Parking Today - I went to the store a week ago and the shelves were empty. No bread, no ...

March 20, 2020 - Is “Work from home” Really better? - JVH, Parking Today - Joe has an interesting point in his response to my last blog. Could all the ‘work from home’ requirements ...

March 19, 2020 - “We are Doing OK – But Those Guys Over there are in Real Trouble” - JVH, Parking Today - As I call around checking the temperature of the industry, I seem to get comments like the one above. Of course ...

March 17, 2020 - An Entire Industry Shuts Down - JVH, Parking Today - When we are told we can’t meet, can’t go to restaurants, can’t go the theaters, can’t travel and must work from ...

March 16, 2020 - Update on Cancellation of PIE 2020 - JVH, Parking Today - Last week, the San Diego Convention Center (SDCC) announced that every event scheduled for March had been cancelled upon direction of the San Diego ...

March 12, 2020 - In light of the Governor’s announcement, PIE 2020 is officially Cancelled - JVH, Parking Today - California is banning mass gatherings of 250 people or more until the end of March in response to the coronavirus ...

March 9, 2020 - 4 ways Google looks for emotional intelligence in job candidates - EI is a sought-after quality. Here are some ways people at Google look for it during the application ...

March 7, 2020 - PIE 2020 IS CANCELED - Effective today, PIE 2020 is canceled. This was not an easy decision for us to make. We understand that the decision affects over a thousand exhibitors and attendees, but we feel it’s the appropriate action based on the environment in which we find ourselves ...

March 4, 2020 - Putting things into perspective - JVH, Parking Today - I’m as concerned as the next guy about the Coronavirus. But if we ...

March 2, 2020 - How to design a smart city that’s built on empowerment—not corporate surveillance - There’s a way to incorporate tech into a city that creates more equity and connection, not just opportunities to ...

Feb 28, 2020 - What’s New in Parking: Dynamic Pricing - Todd Tucker, Arrive - In partnership with Smarking, the industry’s leading business intelligence and yield management technology solution provider, Arrive launched dynamic ...

Feb 27, 2020 - PIE 2020 Reacts to Coronavirus - JVH, Parking Today - We at the Parking Industry Expo take the concerns about the Coronavirus very seriously. We have researched the issue ...

Feb 25, 2020 - Tech Outpaces the Skill Sets of the Users - JVH, Parking Today - My friend Tom Wunk over at T2 systems called the other ...

Feb 20, 2020 - How to coach your brain to increase your attention span - The biggest source of external stimulation, though, comes from your email and phone. We have ...

Parking in the News

August 12, 2020


Aug 12, 2020 - Melbourne, Australia parking restrictions remain in place amid lockdowns

Aug 12, 2020 - Timeline for new downtown Naples, FL parking garage could move up

Aug 12, 2020 - Salt Lake City enforcing metered parking once more, will give motorists a warning over next two weeks



Aug 12, 2020 - Weirs group gets opportunity to run parking lot during MC Week in Laconia, NH

Aug 12, 2020 - Parking Restrictions In Asbury Park, NJ

August 11, 2020


Aug 11, 2020 - Restaurants are taking over parking spaces. Here are 6 ways to make them better



Aug 11, 2020 - Melburnians, Australia continue to be pinged by city parking inspectors amid calls to dump Premier Dan Andrews

Aug 11, 2020 - Parking by a meter in downtown Salt Lake? Be prepared to pay for that again

August 10, 2020


Aug 10, 2020 - Food Delivery Apps: Restaurants Can't Live With Them, Can't Live Without Them



Aug 10, 2020 - High school students in Clarksville, IN, create murals in parking lot for 2020-21 school year

Aug 10, 2020 - Solar for parking machines

Aug 10, 2020 - Florida Couple's Parking Lot Breakfast Routine Attracts National Attention

August 7, 2020


June 7, 2020 - Walmart Parking Lots Become Free Drive-In Movie Theaters

Aug 7, 2020 - Residents complain crosswalks are consuming curb space in ‘parking deprived’ Stamford

Aug 7, 2020 - Orlando, FL may extend parking lot dining and more for businesses

Aug 7, 2020 - Hoping to collect $100,000s in unpaid parking tickets, Muncie, IN looks to begin booting cars

August 6, 2020


Aug 6, 2020 - Electric vehicle charging stations come to Stonington, ME

August 5, 2020


Aug 5, 2020 - Commission approves downtown Clarksville, TN parking plan

Aug 5, 2020 - Walmart releases schedule for its parking lot drive-in theaters

Aug 5, 2020 - Bozeman, MT city commissioners OK downtown parking district, reject fee hike for other permits

August 4, 2020


Aug 4, 2020 - Fall 2020/spring 2021 student parking registration begins Aug. 18-20 at Penn State, University Park, PA

August 3, 2020


Aug 3, 2020 - Instacart shoppers besieged by bots that snatch lucrative orders

Aug 3, 2020 - Seven-story parking ramp opens in center of downtown Sioux Falls

Aug 3, 2020 - Amherst, MA resumes downtown parking enforcement after COVID-19 hiatus

Aug 3, 2020 - Columbus, OH marks parking spaces to help create efficiency on S. Third St

July 31, 2020


July 31, 2020 - San Diego Pushes Full Parking Enforcement Back To Sept. 1

July 31, 2020 - Nationwide coin shortage leaves Durango businesses pinching pennies

July 31, 2020 - Black Friday Is Now In October, In A Parking Lot Or Online

July 30, 2020


July 30, 2020 - The high cost of D.C.’s cheap parking

July 30, 2020 - Proposal would let Bardstown Road Louisville, KY restaurants expand outdoor seating to roadside parking spaces

July 30, 2020 - NYC extends COVID parking permits for medical professionals

July 29, 2020


July 29, 2020 - The High Cost of Free Parking in Coronado, CA

July 29, 2020 - On-demand shuttle to debut free along north-south transit Miami, FL

July 29, 2020 - Parking garages coming to downtown Redmond, OR

July 29, 2020 - More parking could be coming downtown Brunswick, GA

July 29, 2020 - Is This the Saddest Pandemic Dining Experience in America?

July 28, 2020


July 28, 2020 - Salt Lake City Is Going To Resume Parking Meter Fares

July 28, 2020 - City of Pasadena, CA To Provide Additional Funds For On-Street Dining

July 28, 2020 - Clash over parking operations at center of St. Louis treasurer’s race

July 27, 2020


July 27, 2020 - Downtown Portland businesses, derailed by pandemic, say protests present a new challenge

July 27, 2020 - 'Let your imagination run wild': Toronto parking alley transformed into backyard oasis

July 27, 2020 - How to end coin shortage? Start spending them

July 27, 2020 - Glendale Galleria Begins Parking Garage Dining

July 27, 2020 - ‘Drive-in’ mass in parking lot feeds faith, fellowship, Chicago, IL

July 24, 2020


July 24, 2020 - Renault overtakes Tesla and Volkswagen to top Europe's electric vehicle sales

July 24, 2020 - City of Pasadena, CA To Provide Added Funds For On-Street Dining

July 24, 2020 - City of Boca Raton, FL Looking to Increase Metered Parking

July 23, 2020


July 23, 2020 - Parking Lot Bingo Popular in Windsor, Canada

July 23, 2020 - Parking lot, remote concerts the new normal for live music — for now

July 23, 2020 - Philadelphia restaurants serving patrons on the street leaves some frustrated with lack of parking

July 22, 2020


July 22, 2020 - Mall parking lots in Toronto have seen a spike in violence in recent weeks

July 22, 2020 - Free parking coming to Rehoboth, DE on Monday evenings

July 22, 2020 - Parking payment changes improve efficiency and safety in Santa Barbara

July 22, 2020 - Westfield, Penrith, Australia reduces free parking by an hour – unless you download their app

July 21, 2020


July 21, 2020 - Vienna, VA library/parking plan takes another major step forward

July 21, 2020 - With fewer cars on US streets, now is the time to reinvent roadways and how we use them

July 21, 2020 - Parking enforcement to resume August 3rd in Downtown Salisbury, MD

July 21, 2020 - Metered parking likely to return to downtown Chillicothe

July 21, 2020 - Youngstown, OH Mill Creek parking lots to be closed for asphalt sealing

July 20, 2020


July 20, 2020 - Coins Replace Toilet Paper As New National Shortage

July 20, 2020 - Drive-in cinemas make a comeback in empty parking lots

July 20, 2020 - County and City of San Luis Obispo, CA reinstating safe parking program

July 20, 2020 - Public Parking at Wrightsville Beach, NC Increases to $5 Per Hour

July 20, 2020 - Coin shortage gives businesses yet another worry amid COVID-19 pandemic

July 17, 2020


July 17, 2020 - City of Oakland Restores Parking Meter Operations Citywide Effective July 6

July 17, 2020 - Want a better city? First, slow down the cars

July 17, 2020 - NYC alternate side parking rules resume Monday, mayor says

July 16, 2020


July 16, 2020 - Troy, NY Mayor proposes parking amnesty program

July 16, 2020 - Thunder Bay Parking Authority - Paying for Parking and Transit Start Monday in Thunder Bay, ON, Canada

July 16, 2020 - Socially distant parking lot party coming to Indianapolis, IN

July 15, 2020


July 15, 2020 - Calgary to examine removal of parking minimums on commercial uses

July 15, 2020 - San Diego Extends Parking Enforcement Warning Period Until Aug. 1

July 15, 2020 - App turns St. Petersburg’s murals into a drive-in theater

July 15, 2020 - Downtown Green Bay, WI plan to convert parking spaces to dining area moves forward

July 14, 2020


July 14, 2020 - West Hollywood Eases Street Parking Rules and Deadline for Business Permit Filings

July 14, 2020 - Folly Beach, SC leaders consider converting many free parking spaces to paid parking

July 13, 2020


July 13, 2020 - Cars using widened pavements as parking spaces in Brighton, UK

July 13, 2020 - What it was like at Brad Paisley's Ruoff, IN parking lot concert

July 13, 2020 - Paid parking resumes in Seattle, WA

July 10, 2020


July 10, 2020 - City of San Luis Obispo, CA to begin parking meter charges

July 10, 2020 - Alexandria, VA Parking Enforcement to Start Again Later This Month

July 10, 2020 - Farm to parking lot to table: The pandemic is inspiring creative efforts to get locally sourced food

July 10, 2020 - What Should We Do with 45,000 Half-Empty Public Buildings?

July 10, 2020 - Drive-in baseball: Why not watch Dodgers or Angels games on a screen from a car?

July 10, 2020 - I’ve Seen a Future Without Cars, and It’s Amazing

July 9, 2020


July 9, 2020 - Paid parking on Colorado State University’s Foothills Campus to begin January 2021

July 9, 2020 - Parking Lot Social, a drive-in experience, coming to Philly's Navy Yard

July 8, 2020


July 8, 2020 - Baltimore will resume parking meter enforcement next week

July 8, 2020 - Officials extend relaxed parking rules in Los Angeles until Aug. 1 amid coronavirus surge

July 8, 2020 - Paid on-street parking to resume Monday in Seattle, WA

July 7, 2020


July 7, 2020 - NYC parking meter rates going up to close coronavirus budget gap

July 7, 2020 - Tribeca Drive-In Movie Series Bows at Rose Bowl, Pasadena Parking Lot on July 9

July 7, 2020 - ‘Can I Park There?' Pre-COVID Parking Restrictions Resume Throughout SoCal

July 6, 2020


July 6, 2020 - A parking fine is given out every four seconds in UK as tickets dished out rockets to 8.4million in a year

July 6, 2020 - Patriots won’t charge fans parking fees during 2020 NFL season

July 6, 2020 - Grab Your Popcorn! Walmart Is Transforming 160 Parking Lots Into Drive-ins This Summer

July 2, 2020


July 2, 2020 - Police Chief Discusses use of Chalking for Parking Enforcement

July 2, 2020 - Walmart Converting 160 Parking Lots to Drive in Theaters

July 1, 2020


July 1, 2020 - Reclaiming the Built Environment of Parking

July 1, 2020 - Columbus deems short-term parking test a success but future uncertain