Tag: Parking Space Pricing

City offers three-tiered response to parking study proposals | The Virginia Gazette

City offers three-tiered response to parking study proposals | The Virginia Gazette

If the city chooses to expand paid parking, paid lots would be $1 per hour, and on-street parking would be $1.50 for the first two hours and $3 per hour after that. Parking studies performed in 2016 and 1995 both have the same premise: people should pay for parking near the destinations and not for […]

Williamsburg set to change parking plan to make it easier to find a spot | Williamsburg Yorktown Daily

Williamsburg set to change parking plan to make it easier to find a spot | Williamsburg Yorktown Daily

The sensors and increased enforcement are expected to be rolled out by the end of June 2018, according to Assistant City Manager Andrew Trivette. The second step would flip the current parking plan from charging money for inconvenient spots to charging money for convenient spots, while making less convenient spots free, the release said. The […]

Downtown Boise parking is heading toward steep price increases | KTVB.COM

Downtown Boise parking is heading toward steep price increases | KTVB.COM

The largest proposed monthly increases are from $135 to $175 in the Capitol & Main (former Capitol Terrace) and Ninth & Main (former Eastman) garages. Reserved parking in Capital & Main could go from $170 to $220, according to Max Clark, CCDC’s parking and facilities director. The first hour parking would remain free but the […]

Parking In Delhi Residential Areas Should Be Paid, Says Draft Law | Delhi NYOOOZ

Parking In Delhi Residential Areas Should Be Paid, Says Draft Law | Delhi NYOOOZ

“Dynamic pricing mechanisms such as peak and off-peak fees and exponential increase per hour of use would be used to moderate parking demand. “The civic agencies will consult RWAs (residents welfare associations) before deciding the parking charges and mode of management of parking in residential areas including outsourcing of the collection of parking fees,” it […]

Smart parking could mean tricky new pricing, data models for cities | statescoop

Smart parking could mean tricky new pricing, data models for cities | statescoop

New research suggests smart parking meters may do more than decongest streets, but be a potential money maker for cities collecting fines and fees. Research firm IDC reports that smart parking technology that uses sensors or video to relay parking occupancy has potential to be a revenue generator as it alerts parking enforcement about violations and generates […]

SF parking meters may soon feature Uber-like surge pricing | The San Francisco Examiner

SF parking meters may soon feature Uber-like surge pricing | The San Francisco Examiner

Parking meters across San Francisco may feature “dynamic” pricing by the end of this year. The new parking meter pricing policy will allow The City’s transportation planners to lower or raise prices based on the demand for parking spaces, in similar fashion to Uber’s surge pricing, which raises prices for ride-hail vehicles when demand for […]

Feeding the parking meter a thing of the past | The Globe and Mail

Feeding the parking meter a thing of the past | The Globe and Mail

“Technological innovation can help make this marketplace more transparent,” Mr. Johal says. “The marketplace is finally being brought into the 21st century.” The next step, he adds, is likely to be dynamic pricing – or the ability for municipalities to change parking rates more quickly based on availability and demand. San Francisco, for example, has […]

Cincinnati Parking Meters Rates Go Up Next Month | WVXU

Cincinnati Parking Meters Rates Go Up Next Month | WVXU

Meter rates will increase from 50 cents to 75 cents per hour in the following neighborhood commercial districts: Clifton, Corryville, The Heights, CUF, East Walnut Hills, Hyde Park, Mt. Lookout, Northside, Oakley, College Hill, O’Bryonville, Pleasant Ridge and Walnut Hills. Rates will remain at 50 cents an hour in the following neighborhoods: Avondale, Camp Washington, […]

Downtown Macon parking spots could vary in cost | 13wmaz.com

Downtown Macon parking spots could vary in cost | 13wmaz.com

“Dynamic pricing to make sure that the system doesn’t price or push anyone out so that people can self-select their own interest,” says Morrison. Morrison says they are also going to offer paid parking permits for people who live or spend a lot of time downtown. “We’ve heard from residents time and time again that […]

How Cars Help Fuel Municipal Budgets | Government Technology

How Cars Help Fuel Municipal Budgets | Government Technology

Tech companies have found several ways to help local governments in this space. Many companies focused on digital payments provide tools for governments to accept parking ticket payments and other fees online, leading to faster payments. Others have created smart parking meters and companion phone apps that allow people to pay for parking more easily […]