Tag: Parking Space Pricing

Milwaukee city leaders vote to begin surge pricing for parking meters downtown | FOX6Now

Milwaukee city leaders vote to begin surge pricing for parking meters downtown | FOX6Now

MILWAUKEE — It will soon cost you a lot more to park your car in downtown Milwaukee. Parking meter surge pricing means you could pay upwards of $5 per hour and people seem worried. Many said they had no idea this proposal was being discussed, let alone being enacted and now that it’s in place — […]

Hoboken City Council still yet to vote on measures to increase parking rates | Hudson County View

Hoboken City Council still yet to vote on measures to increase parking rates | Hudson County View

For example, currently a fine for parking at a bus stop is $53, but would significantly increase to a fine of $98. Similarly, the fine for parking of commercial vehicles overnight would significantly increase from the current penalty of $75 to $105. Among some others, fines would increase also for “prohibited parking at all times,” […]

Park City Parking Just $1 For Shoulder Season | KPCW

Park City Parking Just $1 For Shoulder Season | KPCW

“When council decided to adopt this parking program it was not only to try and manage demand in peak seasons and high volume, but it was also to contribute towards councils’ critical priorities of reducing greenhouse gas emissions and single occupancy.” Smooth said, “These all go towards energy and transportation, those are the two critical […]

Hospital parking backlash: charges up to $20 leave patients without visitors | NZ Herald

Hospital parking backlash: charges up to $20 leave patients without visitors | NZ Herald

Professor Judy McGregor, new chairwoman of Waitematā DHB, has expressed concern, and the audit and finance committee has been asked to report back with a recommendation on pricing. Some charges are more than double those in Wellington, and higher than other Auckland DHBs. Parking for 1-2 hours costs $8.20 at North Shore and Waitākere, while […]

Smart parking: transforming the experience of parking | Government EUROPA

Smart parking: transforming the experience of parking | Government EUROPA

Benefits to citizens and businesses A BPA study of 2,000 drivers found 44% consider parking a stressful experience; we spend an average of four days a year looking for spaces to park. The combination of sophisticated parking apps, intelligent parking management and data integration is set to reduce this frustrating experience. Smart parking offers numerous […]

Milwaukee could raise Parking Meter Rates, use Surge Pricing | TMJ4 Milwaukee, WI

Milwaukee could raise Parking Meter Rates, use Surge Pricing | TMJ4 Milwaukee, WI

Milwaukee could soon raise parking rates around the city, and move to a demand-based pricing model. The legislation passed the Public Safety and Health Committee four to zero Thursday. Estimates say the changes would add $1.9 million to the city’s parking budget. The proposal would raise the top hourly parking meter rate $0.50 to $2 per hour. […]

New Dynamic Pricing Parking Meters Around West 7th In Fort Worth | CBS DFW

New Dynamic Pricing Parking Meters Around West 7th In Fort Worth | CBS DFW

Officials hope the new dynamic pricing meters will make it easier to find a parking space at peak times, even if it costs more. For the first time Fort Worth will experiment with changing rates that are based on demand; ranging from 25-cents up to a potential high of $4.50 an hour. It’s the city’s […]

Retailers Share Smart Pricing Strategies | CSP Daily News

Retailers Share Smart Pricing Strategies | CSP Daily News

Convenience store retailers have a tough job: with goals set to increase traffic and sales, pricing is at the top of mind for most. Pricing is a strategic lever that can be pulled to cater to changes in demand and margin needs and what the market can hold. Demand-based pricing, sometimes referred to as smart […]

Can dynamic pricing help ease Pittsburghers’ parking headaches? | PublicSource

Can dynamic pricing help ease Pittsburghers’ parking headaches? | PublicSource

Cities, including Pittsburgh, have tried to make parking more available by requiring developers to include a certain number of off-street parking spaces per unit of each new building. However, one recent study suggests that having too many parking spaces encourages driving and contributes to problems like air pollution and rising housing costs. The price of building and […]

New Parking Meter Pricing Plan Readied For Pilot | New Haven Independent

New Parking Meter Pricing Plan Readied For Pilot | New Haven Independent

“A Quarter A Quarter”— that’s how often rates may change in town if the city embarks on a planned pilot program to change how we pay to park at the meter. City transit chief Doug Hausladen unveiled that slogan Thursday night as he brought city alders up to speed on the planned pilot of an […]