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May 28, 2020 - As Restrictions Lift, Parking Apps Look to Serve Cooped-up Consumers Who Want Touch-Free Payments

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May 29, 2020


May 29, 2020 - Amazon in talks to buy driverless-technology startup Zoox

May 28, 2020


May 28, 2020 - Will commuters abandon public transport for cheap electric cars?

May 28, 2020 - The Portland Bureau of Transportation, PBOT, launches the Safe Streets|Healthy Businesses program



May 28, 2020 - Lime partners with Allianz to improve safety of micromobility

May 28, 2020 - Passport - Parking fees return to downtown Cedar Rapids, IA on Monday

May 28, 2020 - Uber Defends Sending Thousands Of JUMP Bikes To The Scrapheap



May 28, 2020 - The Dallas Area Rapid Transit Board has awarded a three-year contract to Uber for rideshare services

May 28, 2020 - Wilson Parking slashes parking rates to encourage return to offices in Australian CBDs

May 28, 2020 - BETA MAX HOISTS ‘READY FOR THE RUSH’ WITH NEW STOCKPILE OF LIFTING SOLUTION EQUIPMENT



May 28, 2020 - “Parken Plus” from Porsche makes parking easier

May 28, 2020 - Colorado Springs Partners With ParkMobile for Contactless Parking Payments

May 28, 2020 - SKIDATA Introduces World’s Most Advanced Common Access Solution for People and Vehicles

May 27, 2020


May 27, 2020 - The Off-Road Electric Vehicle is Ready To Sling Mud & Save The Planet

May 27, 2020 - ‘A Shameful Nightmare’: Truckloads of Perfectly Good JUMP Bikes Are Being Shredded

May 27, 2020 - ParkMobile Data Shows a Slow and Steady Comeback in U.S. Cities

May 27, 2020 - Flowbird, Total Parking Solutions - New parking kiosks installed in downtown Lake Geneva, WI

May 27, 2020 - ParkHub and SpotHero Team Up to Promote a Contactless Event Parking Experience

May 27, 2020 - Will the Coronavirus Pandemic Doom Car-Sharing Services?

May 27, 2020 - PREMIUM PARKING SHIFTS TO MORE CONTACTLESS, DIGITAL PARKING

May 27, 2020 - IPsens, LLC’s Patented Software Algorithm Leads in Parking Management

May 27, 2020 - ParkMobile - City of Winchester, VA to resume parking meter enforcement

May 27, 2020 - Uber and Lyft Drivers Sue Cuomo Over Struggle to Get Unemployment Benefits Amid Pandemic

May 26, 2020


May 26, 2020 - PayByPhone - Paid parking in Kelowna, Canada to resume in stages

May 26, 2020 - Propark Mobility Launches Certified CleanCo Parking and Transportation Program in Response to COVID-19

May 26, 2020 - Passport - No more free parking: City of Spokane, WA resuming on-street parking meter charges Tuesday

May 26, 2020 - Pittsburgh Parking Authority To Resume Downtown Meter Enforcement

May 26, 2020 - Coronavirus is forcing Uber to return to its startup roots

May 26, 2020 - IPS, Park Smarter App - Rapid City, SD parking meter revenue down significantly because of pandemic

May 26, 2020 - MeterFeeder - PittsCurb wants to boost the local restaurant industry. See why this app won the Pittsburgh Civic Hackathon

May 26, 2020 - Parklio Smart Parking Barriers Set Up in Front of Nine Split, Croatia Hotels

May 26, 2020 - No more free parking: Madison, WI set to enforce on-street meters starting June 1

May 26, 2020 - HotSpot - Bus payment and tracking app coming to Fredericton, Canada this summer

May 26, 2020 - Tattile Inspector software tool for license plate & traffic flow analysis

May 26, 2020 - APPYWAY SET TO TRANSFORM JOURNEYS FOR UK DRIVERS WITH THE LAUNCH OF NEW PARKING API

May 26, 2020 - Apcoa and Here announce strategic collaboration around digital parking

May 22, 2020


May 22, 2020 - DHL Pilots Electric Cargo Bikes for Deliveries in Miami

May 22, 2020 - St. Pete Beach raises parking costs to cover additional cleaning amidst coronavirus

May 22, 2020 - Sherpa Capital invests in CityBike

May 22, 2020 - YourParkingSpace - Britons predicted to surge to electric vehicles post lockdown

May 22, 2020 - Smarking Webinar - Parking State of the Industry: Early Recovery Signals & Next Steps - Wed, May 27, 2020 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM PDT

May 22, 2020 - Getting Rid of San Diego’s Smart Streetlights Will Be Costly - The money to come from a city parking meter fees

May 22, 2020 - HotSpot - Parking enforcement will begin again June 1 in Halifax, Canada

May 22, 2020 - Uber Says It Has Spent $19 Million on Coronavirus Financial Assistance for Drivers

May 22, 2020 - ParkLet - Hospitality industry could profit from letting parking spaces to UK public

May 22, 2020 - ParkMobile - What You Need To Know About Asbury Park, NJ Beaches This Weekend

May 22, 2020 - Park Assist’s M4 Smart-Sensor System set to Transform Parking at Circa Resort & Casino’s Garage Mahal

May 21, 2020


May 21, 2020 - Passport - City of Columbia, SC resumes parking enforcement

May 21, 2020 - City of Peachtree Corners, GAlaunches “world’s first” tele-operated e-scooter fleet

May 21, 2020 - Creative Car Park (CCP) - Covid-19: Social distancing car park solution enables in-vehicle queuing

May 21, 2020 - Reef Technology partners with Opko's BioReference Labs for pop-up antibody testing sites

May 21, 2020 - Google launches accessibility updates to Maps, transcription and amplifier apps

May 21, 2020 - In the COVID-19 era, cities must build back better

May 21, 2020 - EasyPark - The Devonport City Council reintroduces paid parking on street meters from Monday

May 21, 2020 - Quercus Technologies: What automatic access control systems can do for car parks in this new reality

May 21, 2020 - New Bedford, MA looks for new mobile app for metered parking after the one it used, MobileNow!, ceases operations

May 21, 2020 - “I never thought I’d say this, but I f*cking miss parking conferences.” - Kacey Siskind, HonkMobile

May 20, 2020


May 20, 2020 - Ride-sharing firm Ola follows Uber with 1,400 job cuts as COVID-19 takes its toll on the industry

May 20, 2020 - How can we make our commute greener?

May 20, 2020 - One giant car park: Sydney, Australia commuters urged to rethink their travel

May 20, 2020 - Greensboro Department of Transportation Installs Solar-powered Car Charging Stations manufactured by Envision Solar

May 20, 2020 - Bring on the e-scooters: A Bird executive explains how New York City can smartly and safely welcome the micromobility devices

May 20, 2020 - Parking App MobileNOW! Goes Bust, Leaving Pennsylvania Cities in Lurch

May 20, 2020 - Why micromobility may emerge from the pandemic stronger than before

May 20, 2020 - Fybr Completes Installation of a Smart Parking System in Westerville, OH

May 20, 2020 - If you park in Miami, you can now get the first hour free with PaybyPhone app

May 20, 2020 - Newport RI, extend their relationship with Mobile Smart City

May 20, 2020 - Flowbird, Total Parking Solutions - New parking kiosks installed in downtown Lake Geneva, WI

May 20, 2020 - Reading Parking Authority supports murals on downtown garages

May 19, 2020


May 19, 2020 - MobileNow! The Lehigh Valley’s mobile parking app just went belly up. Will you get your money back?

May 19, 2020 - Echo Global Logistics adds TruckPark parking services

May 19, 2020 - MOBILENOW! PARKING PAYMENT APP CEASES OPERATION IN MONTGOMERY COUNTY, MD

May 19, 2020 - APPYWAY WELCOMES SEASONED DIGITAL INNOVATION LEADER AS NEW CHAIRMAN

May 19, 2020 - Wilson Parking - Car parks in central Sydney, Australia are offering all-day parking for $15 until end of June

May 19, 2020 - MobileNOW! parking payment app shuts down

May 19, 2020 - Parking meter enforcement returning to St. Louis next month as economy reopens

May 19, 2020 - Signal-Tech: It’s the sign that counts!

May 19, 2020 - Walker Consultants: Opportunity During Disruption – Developing Strategies to Manage and Your Parking Assets in Unique Times

May 19, 2020 - GOTCHA LEADS MICROMOBILITY INDUSTRY WITH POSITIVE SYSTEM HEALTH AND STAFF RETENTION DURING UNCERTAIN TIMES

May 19, 2020 - Normal Rates to Return in June to Philadelphia Parking Authority Garages in Center City

May 19, 2020 - Americans still don’t trust self-driving cars

May 19, 2020 - Uber lays off another 3,000 employees – is this the end of rideshare companies?

May 19, 2020 - ParkMobile - Belmar, NJ Adopts New Pay-By-Plate Parking App Along The Beachfront

May 18, 2020


May 18, 2020 - Smarking - City of Santa Monica: Integrated Parking and Land Use Policy Progress

May 18, 2020 - Pittsburgh Parking Authority - Downtown Pittsburgh Parking Meter Enforcement Restarts Wednesday

May 18, 2020 - Conduent - Amnesty Programs: Providing Relief During the COVID-19 Crisis

May 18, 2020 - Uber Cuts Another 3,000 Jobs As Coronavirus Slashes Payroll By 25%

May 18, 2020 - TagMaster North America announces new and improved All-in-one ACTS ESSENTIAL and XT-5 UHF Reader!

May 18, 2020 - Car Washes Reopen With Vehicle Disinfecting Process

May 18, 2020 - CRSI’s Amy Trygestad Promoted to Vice President of Engineering

May 18, 2020 - Park Omaha, Passport - Omaha, NE parking meters to require payment again

May 18, 2020 - No paper parking tickets on vehicle's windshields after today in Dubai: RTA

May 18, 2020 - Lancaster Parking Authority - Parking enforcement begins in Lancaster city this week with warning citations

May 18, 2020 - Boxcar parking app business brings drive-in movies, dinner to North Jersey

May 18, 2020 - PayByPhoneFree parking at LEXPARK, Lexington, KY on-street meters ends Monday

May 18, 2020 - Kevin Uhlenhaker, Founder of NuPark, joins Automotus’ Board of Advisors

May 15, 2020


May 15, 2020 - GM-Cruise lays off 8% of staff as self-driving companies face tough times

May 15, 2020 - Los Angeles is building plenty of housing ... for cars

May 15, 2020 - ParkMobile app allows people to pay meters from their phones in Little Rock, AK

May 15, 2020 - Smarking - Market Watch Daily Digest, May 15: COVID-19 Impact on US Parking Industry

May 15, 2020 - Passport - City of Lansing, MI plans to resume parking operations May 18

May 15, 2020 - No room for solar on a high-rise? Seek out a parking deck

May 15, 2020 - Flowbird, WayToPark app - Saskatoon, Canada drivers may soon have to pay for parking again

May 15, 2020 - Passport - Iowa City, IA to resume normal parking rates and enforcement on May 18

May 15, 2020 - DHL and REEF Technology Launch Pilot to use Ecofriendly Cargo Bikes for Deliveries in Downtown Miami

May 15, 2020 - Robo taxis to accelerate autonomous public transportation

May 15, 2020 - ParkHub raises more than $15M in middle of pandemic

May 15, 2020 - Goderich Town Council, ON, Canada, approves installation of waterfront MacKay parking meters

May 15, 2020 - TÜV Rheinland Certifies Taiwan's First Outdoor e-Parking System at Nantou Service Area

May 14, 2020


May 14, 2020 - Delaware State Parks To Install Additional Flowbird Multi-Use Kiosks Just in Time for State Parks Re-opening

May 14, 2020 - 7 top mobility VCs discuss COVID-19 strategies and trends

May 14, 2020 - Uber introduces AI to make sure its drivers wear face masks

May 14, 2020 - Electric Juice: Octopus Energy debuts new EV roaming service

May 14, 2020 - gtechna - Webinar | Ticket by Mail is Here. Are you ready? Wed, May 20, 2020 11:00 AM - 11:40 AM PDT

May 14, 2020 - Associated Time Becomes An Official Parker Technology Dealer

May 14, 2020 - Lancaster Parking Authority will soon resume parking and street sweeping enforcement

May 14, 2020 - IPO values Brazilian parking company Allpark at $340 mln

May 14, 2020 - APCOA PARKING Aims to Use Car Parks Throughout Europe as Logistics Hubs

May 14, 2020 - Paid parking returns to Hamilton, Canada streets, municipal lots starting May 16

May 14, 2020 - Hundreds of rentable electric scooters, bikes coming to Grand Rapids

May 14, 2020 - LRC Issues New Guide for Lighting Parking Lots

May 13, 2020


May 13, 2020 - Lexington Parking Authority, PayByPhone - When do fees for LexPark meters begin again?

May 13, 2020 - Conduent: Now is The Time for Strategic Decision Making in Parking

May 13, 2020 - McCain - New heart of downtown San Ramon installs smarter parking and wayfinding

May 13, 2020 - Advocates Say Miamians Without Cars Need Scooter and Bike Rentals

May 13, 2020 - Uber’s Grubhub Play: A Desperate Bid To Save A Business Everyone Hates

May 13, 2020 - Smarking - May 15th, 2020: [Webinar] Workplace Recovery

May 13, 2020 - Parking Today May 2020 Issue Now OnLine!

May 13, 2020 - All Traffic Solutions: WATCH NOW! On-Demand Webinar - Improving the Parking Experience at Your Organization

May 13, 2020 - Flowbird Launches Integrated EV Charging and Parking Payment Solution

May 13, 2020 - Mobility post-Coronavirus: This innovative electric vehicle Triggo from Poland with variable chassis geometry aims to revolutionise urban mobility

In Between

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 ...

Feb 18, 2020 - It May Seem Obvious… - JVH, Parking Today - Although it may seem obvious, I think we oftentimes miss it. We tell ourselves ...

Feb 14, 2020 - Will We Be the Next Reason People Decide to Stay Home? - JVH, Parking Today - What does this mean to the parking industry. Reread the line above about the ...

Feb 13, 2020 - This Might Explain a Lot - JVH, Parking Today - “We encourage them to above and beyond their class work anyway, if you  ...

Feb 13, 2020 - Go to Nevada — Roll the Dice - JVH, Parking Today - The State of Nevada has changed the requirements to get a driver’s ...

Feb 12, 2020 - How to Improve Teamwork in the Workplace - Individuals who know their strengths work together to form better ...

Feb 11, 2020 - The Local Regulations That Can Kill E-Scooters - David Zipper, PIE 2020 KeyNote Speaker - On paper, San Diego seems like perfect e-scooter country. It’s got terrific ...

Feb 10, 2020 - Thanks to you, PIE 2020 Breaks All Records - JVH, Parking Today - Or at least it will…Attendee registration is running 58% ahead of the same date last year. Booth ...

Feb 3, 2020 - In this new Dutch neighborhood, there will be 1 shared car for every 3 households - Merwede, a new proposed neighborhood in Utrecht being designed specifically to enhance Dutch biking ...

Jan 30, 2020 - Mundane Mobility Over Headline Grabbing Technology - JVH, Parking Today - PIE 2020 is honored to have David Zipper as our keynote speaker. Here are a few takaways ...

Jan 29, 2020 - It (Still) Comes Back To The Curb - Keith B Jones, Ace Mobility Solutions - When was the last time you were faced with a long and nuanced undertaking, something that ...

Jan 28, 2020 - In 20 years, your boss may track your every glance, keystroke, and heartbeat - In the future you may be working less for “the man” and more for the machine—machine ...

Jan 24, 2020 - A Question and an Answer that Proves I have no Clue - JVH, Parking Today - I got a note yesterday from a buddy at UCLA, no ...

Jan 23, 2020 - Why they Hate us – Reason 4,321- Aren’t we Better than This? - JVH, Parking Today - It goes like this. Parker pays fee to park. Places receipt on dash. When door closes, receipt ...

Jan 23, 2020 - Parking Authority Vs Law of Unintended Consequences - JVH, Parking Today - I was perusing Parknews.biz and found an entry concerning Allentown, PA and my favorite law ...

Jan 21, 2020 - Social Media and Parking, What a Disaster - JVH, Parking Today - The social media headline read: It cost me $920 to have the Barnacle removed from my car, signed ...

Jan 20, 2020 - “Can I interest you in a Coffee and a Prune Danish?” - JVH, Parking Today - I attended a high tech conference at CES earlier this month sponsored by my friends at Arrive and Flowbird. The thrust was autonomous ...

Jan 20, 2020 - Connected People — Rude and Self Involved - JVH, Parking Today - Connected cars are one thing, but what about connected people. Have you noticed that most of us ...

Jan 13, 2020 - The Uber Case: Why Micro-Mobility Companies Need a Better Business Plan - Last week, shared e-scooter company Lime announced a significant downsizing of its operation and a new focus on profitability ...

Jan 9, 2020 - As Garage Usage Dwindles, Operators Are Starting To Charge More To Park Luxury Vehicles - When Lisa Nickerson, the owner of a Boston-based marketing firm, traded in her Audi for a Tesla last year, a ...

Dec 20, 2019 - Focus — on Christmas - JVH, Parking Today - Focus – That’s my issue – I’m having a difficult time focusing on work. This ...

Dec 16, 2019 - Explosive Creativity - JVH, Parking Today - This time of year, I begin to think about the future. I’m not sure why, I can barely deal ...

Dec 13, 2019 - Don’t Let Fear Paralyze You: Becoming a Smart City Can Be Easier Than You Think - Andy Souders, All Traffic Solutions - Smart city. The words elicit dreams of utopia. And fear. When communities do smart city ...

Dec 12, 2019 - Jack Welch’s Approach to Breaking Down Silos Still Works - Working across organizational boundaries was a new way of thinking 25 years ago —one that was ...

Dec 4, 2019 - 3 ways to train your brain to perform better under pressure - Life is filled with high-pressure situations. But you can teach your brain to perform better in these ...

Nov 27, 2019 - Build it and then Tear it down — Good Decision - JVH, Parking Today - Rick Seibert, parking guru at the city of Charlottesville, VA, reached out to the parking ...

Nov 27, 2019 - Separate the Money from the Enforcement - JVH, Parking Today - When I spoke at a recent regional parking event, I was riffing on the money involved in municipal parking ...

Nov 26, 2019 - “24/6” Living with Tech Shabbat - JVH, Parking Today - It is amazing. Day after tomorrow is Thanksgiving. And a month later ...

Parking in the News

May 28, 2020


May 28, 2020 - Santa Fe, NM to reinstitute parking fees Monday

May 28, 2020 - As downtown Buffalo, NY reopens, parking fees will be coming back

May 28, 2020 - City of Oregon, IL to convert many parking lots into outdoor seating areas for businesses



May 28, 2020 - ‘Parking Lot Theatre:’ Milwaukee’s 1st pop-up drive-in movie experience opens Friday

May 27, 2020


May 27, 2020 - Helena, MT resumes bus routes and full parking enforcement June 1

May 27, 2020 - Paid Parking Returns June 1 in Denver, CO; Enjoy Those Low Meter Rates



May 27, 2020 - Upgrading San Francisco’s clipper system

May 27, 2020- Outdoor dining to expand to sidewalks, parking lots in parts of Northern Virginia

May 26, 2020


May 26, 2020 - Parking lot cinema: Marcus Theatres opens drive-in movie experience at Majestic in Brookfield, WI



May 26, 2020 - Des Moines, IA to resume parking meter enforcement next week

May 26, 2020 - Drive-in cinemas: Could parking at the pictures be the future of film after coronavirus?

May 22, 2020


May 22, 2020 - Vancouver park board begins reopening parking lots at most beaches and parks

May 22, 2020 - Universal Orlando officially reopening to public on June 5, company says

May 22, 2020 - Providence, RI now offering free two-hour parking in business corridors through July 31

May 22, 2020 - Half Moon Bay is pushing to reopen beach parking lots

May 21, 2020


May 21, 2020 - Drive-thru COVID-19 testing at The Orleans Las Vegas, will move to UNLV parking garage with expanded services

May 21, 2020 - 7 ways to upgrade your old car with new car technology

May 21, 2020 - Yankee Stadium Parking Lot to Become Drive-In Theater This Summer

May 21, 2020 - Queens diner turns parking lot into a drive-in theater

May 20, 2020


May 20, 2020 - Topeka, KS parking enforcement returns to normal

May 20, 2020 - Woodstock, GA seeks to get SMART about transportation technology

May 20, 2020 - Parking lots partially reopen at 27 California state parks

May 20, 2020 - Public pay parking in Saskatoon, Canada expected to resume on May 25

May 19, 2020


May 19, 2020 - MGM Resorts will offer free parking upon reopening in Las Vegas

May 19, 2020 - Brooklyn park debuts 'human parking spots' painted onto the grass for social distancing

May 18, 2020


May 18, 2020 - Alternate Side Parking Resumes In New York City

May 15, 2020


May 15, 2020 - Business owner calls for alternative to parking meters in Punxsutawney, PA

May 15, 2020 - Parking Cull And Pocket Parks For England’s Finest Street As Newcastle Plans Post-Pandemic Future

May 15, 2020 - How to Improve Your Office Parking

May 14, 2020


May 14, 2020 - How to Determine How Much Parking Your New Building Needs

May 14, 2020 - What's the deal with all the cars at the Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, PA?

May 14, 2020 - Parking lots to patios: Restaurants and zoning officials jump to expand outdoor dining under new executive order in Hartford, CT

May 13, 2020


May 13, 2020 - NJ Governor clears way for parking lot religious services

May 13, 2020 - How retailers are adapting to curbside pickup

May 13, 2020 - York could become England’s first zero-emission city centre

May 13, 2020 - Student sues B.C. university over refund for unused parking due to COVID-19

May 13, 2020 - Montecito, CA beaches expected to see tough parking rules

May 12, 2020


May 12, 2020 - The Revenge of the Parking Lot

May 12, 2020 - City Of Pittsburgh To Resume Parking Enforcement, Citing And Towing Vehicles

May 12, 2020 - Bill in St. Louis aims to transfer $5 million from parking meter fund to help combat COVID-19

May 8, 2020


May 8, 2020 - Richmond, VA offers amnesty for parking citations; 3,000+ issued since April 1

May 8, 2020 - Good Samaritan donates part of stimulus check to G-SACH, local police departments in Shamokin, PA

May 8, 2020 - "Completely shortchanged": Cash-strapped cities left out of coronavirus aid push for relief

May 8, 2020 - Parking Lot Cinema: How Movie Theaters Are Converting to Drive-Ins During the Pandemic

May 8, 2020 - One-Way Sidewalks And Parking Lot Dining Rooms: Is This The Future?

May 7, 2020


May 7, 2020 - With Federal Help Pending, ‘Parking Lot Guy’ Becomes Most Reliable Source of PPE for Nursing Homes

May 6, 2020


May 6, 2020 - Safe Parking Sites Could Steer Homeless to a Better Future

May 6, 2020 - Pensacola, FL mayor says restaurants can open up parking lots to outdoor seating

May 6, 2020 - People are taking advantage of the free downtown parking in Kamloops, Canada

May 6, 2020 - Craze for car parking spaces stalls as sentiment takes a hit amid weakening economy, coronavirus pandemic

May 6, 2020 - Parking Lots Have Become a Digital Lifeline

May 6, 2020 - While More Americans Rely on Parking Lot Wi-Fi, Many Public Libraries Do Not Have Adequate Broadband

May 5, 2020


May 5, 2020 - ReopenNC crowd gathers in downtown Raleigh, NC parking lot

May 5, 2020 - Homeowners near Churchill Downs missing out on parking profits, seeing old friends

May 5, 2020 - Driver in Australia whacked with whopping $8,000 parking ticket

May 4, 2020


May 4, 2020 - Carolina Beach, NC begins opening some beach parking, metered spots

May 4, 2020 - Temple Israel New Tamid holds Shabbat Spirit of Radio parking lot service

May 4, 2020 - Orlando, FL restaurants can expand seating into private parking lots, Mayor Dyer announces

May 1, 2020


May 1, 2020 - Cracks halt progress on Sound Transit park-and-ride garage in Redmond, WA

May 1, 2020 - Mobile, AL mayor wants to get restaurants running, may use parking lots and streets

May 1, 2020 - Teachers Without Internet Work in Parking Lots, Empty School Buildings During COVID-19

April 30, 2020


April 30, 2020 - Manatee County, FL reopens beaches, parking time limits, social distancing rules in place

April 29, 2020


April 29, 2020 - With All Parks Closed in Ocean County, NJ Kids Now Playing in Parking Lots and Streets

April 29, 2020 - Montreal street-parking restrictions to resume Friday

April 28, 2020


April 28, 2020 - Vernon, Canada to spend $225K on vandalized parking meters

April 28, 2020 - Parking Lot Prayers: Muslims in Jaffa and Jerusalem Improvise for Ramadan

April 27, 2020


April 27, 2020 - Sneaky secrets rideshare drivers use to make ends meet

April 27, 2020 - Tesco, UK, changes parking rules to limit number of shoppers

April 27, 2020 - Parking in Dubrovnik, Croatia stops being free from the May first

April 24, 2020


Oct 24, 2020 - Oregon Firm Plans to Introduce “Parking Lot Radio”

April 24, 2020 - Santa Cruz County Beaches Enforcing Parking Restrictions To Discourage Large Gatherings

April 24, 2020 - Free Groceries Handed Out To Over 1K Families In Costa Mesa IKEA Parking Lot

April 23, 2020


April 23, 2020 - Parking lots become links to internet connectivity

April 23, 2020 - Philly schools remove ‘parking lot’ WiFi option after pushback

April 22, 2020


April 22, 2020 - Earth Day 2020: The Late Stephen Hawking’s Final Message To The World Is More Relevant Than Ever

April 22, 2020 - Sarasota, FL beaches opening Monday for limited use, parking lots to stay closed

April 22, 2020 - Parking meters in St. Louis City to remain free as COVID-19 lockdown continues

April 21, 2020


April 21, 2020 - Philly students without internet can do remote learning in parking lots, district says

April 21, 2020 - The city of Richmond, VA waves late fees on parking tickets

April 20, 2020


April 20, 2020 - Honk Twice for Hallelujah: Church at a Safe Distance, in the Parking Lot

April 20, 2020 - Colorado Trail & Skiing Parking Lots Blocked Due To High Volume Of Cars

April 17, 2020


April 17, 2020 - Tennessee judge turns parking lot into courtroom

April 17, 2020 - Drivers with monthly passes upset with Portland, OR parking garage

April 17, 2020 - Renown Regional Medical Center parking structure in Reno, NV turned 1,400-bed coronavirus care facility is ready for patients

April 16, 2020


April 16, 2020 - After outrage over homeless sleeping in parking lot, Las Vegas now touts tented Covid-19 center

April 16, 2020 - “Key to Change” donations, through seven retrofitted parking meters, critical for Milwaukee’s homeless population amid COVID-19 crisis

April 15, 2020


April 15, 2020 - This EV Parking Advice Goes Against EVerything You've Been Taught

April 15, 2020 - ‘Prayer in the Parking Lot’ parties cheer on Houston doctors, nurses during shift change

April 14, 2020


April 14, 2020 - Parking refunds not available for UNL, University of Nebraska-Lincoln employees

April 14, 2020 - Norwalk parking lot transformed into 'art park'

April 14, 2020 - Pilot on the front lines denied parking his RV outside his home as he quarantines

April 14, 2020 - Austin, TX Parks and Recreation limiting parking at parks, restricts Butler Hike and Bike Trail to one way

April 13, 2020


April 13, 2020 - NYC alternate-side parking suspended through April 28 for coronavirus

April 13, 2020 - Google Bollards In Empty Parking Lot

April 13, 2020 - Kentucky Police Record License Plate Numbers At Church Parking Lot, Orders Scofflaws Into Quarantine

April 11, 2020


April 11, 2020 - Churches in Tulsa, OK gather in parking lots and online for Good Friday

April 10, 2020


April 10, 2020 - Church members in in Greenville, MS get $500 tickets for sitting in their vehicles with windows closed during radio service in church parking lot

April 10, 2020 - Metered parking returns to West End to deter visitors at Stanley Park, Vancouver, BC, Canada

April 10, 2020 - City of Boston Updates Parking Policies as COVID-19 Spreads

April 10, 2020 - Huntington Beach, CA closes metered parking along Pacific Coast Highway