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Housing First; Cars Last

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Underutilized parking lots are a costly waste. By managing parking more efficiently, cities can free up land to house people rather than cars.

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On Jan 11, 2021
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Housing First; Cars Last. Our current laws do not mandate housing for people, but virtually all jurisdictions do mandate an abundant and costly supply of housing for motor vehicles. https://t.co/YLeqjnpy7E
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Housing First; Cars Last

Housing First; Cars Last

Underutilized parking lots are a costly waste. By managing parking more efficiently, cities can free up land to house people rather than cars.

Housing First; Cars Last

Housing First; Cars Last

Underutilized parking lots are a costly waste. By managing parking more efficiently, cities can free up land to house people rather than cars.

Repurposed Parking Facilities in Post-COVID-19 Atlanta

Repurposed Parking Facilities in Post-COVID-19 Atlanta

Examines the adaptive re-use of parking spaces as the demand for such spaces decreases and the trend of parking lot vacancy accelerates.

Dallas’ City Codes Are Broken. Here Is How to Fix Them.

Dallas’ City Codes Are Broken. Here Is How to Fix Them.

Most of them were written a long, long time ago. They often defy logic, inhibit good design, and dampen variety. Our governments need to adapt.

People Over Parking

People Over Parking

There is an evolving understanding that urban lifestyles are changing, traditional parking ratios are outdated, and too much supply can be as harmful as too little.

Parking Reform Picks up Steam in 2019

Parking Reform Picks up Steam in 2019

August 14, 2019 - Over the past two decades, research from economists has brought parking policy to the forefront of transportation discussions and raised awareness of the impact of cheap, ...

The future of parking

The future of parking

​For drivers, the journey’s end may not always be so unpleasant: The future of mobility promises innovations that may ease the ordeal of parking. And for providers, there’s room enough in ...

Unused parking spots driving up cost of housing

Unused parking spots driving up cost of housing

A WIDESPREAD OVER-SUPPLY of parking in metro Boston residential developments is driving up the cost of housing and may encourage people to own cars who otherwise would not, according to a ...

Why valet parking is the future of smarter urban transit

Why valet parking is the future of smarter urban transit

Before driverless cars rule the roads, more efficient, effortless curb management and parking can make space on our streets

Your city needs a parking reform non-profit! (an interview with Tony Jordan, founder of Portlanders for Parking Reform)

Your city needs a parking reform non-profit! (an interview with Tony Jordan, founder of Portlanders for Parking Reform)

Non-profits dedicated solely to parking policy are rare beasts (for now) but this month's Reinventing Parking focuses on just such a crea...

Parking requirements and foundations are driving up the cost of multifamily housing

Parking requirements and foundations are driving up the cost of multifamily housing

This piece is the third in a four-part series. It summarizes findings from a report written by Hannah Hoyt, published by Harvard’s Joint Center for Housing Studies and NeighborWorks America.

These future-proof parking garages can easily morph into offices or housing

These future-proof parking garages can easily morph into offices or housing

Parking takes up an extraordinary amount of space in cities. These projects are making it easier to convert it to something more useful than car storage.