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Portland Included in FHWA’s Parking Pricing Case Studies | Portland Shoupistas

Portland Included in FHWA’s Parking Pricing Case Studies | Portland Shoupistas

The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) last month released two documents – “FHWA-Parking Pricing Workshop Summaries” and “FHWA Sponsored Parking Pricing Projects Update 2017” – on parking management and pricing initiatives in several U.S. cities including Seattle, Denver, and Portland. Since FHWA sponsored the Portland Parking Symposium in June 2015, the City of Portland has made […]

Kitchener looking to integrate more technology into city services | CTV Kitchener News

Kitchener looking to integrate more technology into city services | CTV Kitchener News

This year they plan on rolling out pay-by-phone parking that would allow a person to log onto their phone to add another hour on the parking meter. “A longer term solution is actually identifying parking spaces that are vacant, future connected vehicles and autonomous vehicles and how they can relate to parking spots, and dynamic […]

NYC Now Has a Smart Parking Payment App. When Will It Get Smart Parking Prices? | Streetsblog New York City

NYC Now Has a Smart Parking Payment App. When Will It Get Smart Parking Prices? | Streetsblog New York City

DOT began to address the city’s dysfunctional parking prices back in 2008 with the Park Smart program, which raises meter prices during periods of peak demand. That program has stalled out for several years however. A recent DOT strategic plan said the city would introduce “a pricing strategy to increase curb availability for deliveries and customer parking,” […]

Mayor hits out at ‘mismanagement’ of car parks as prices set to rise in west Dorset | Bridport and Lyme Regis News

Mayor hits out at ‘mismanagement’ of car parks as prices set to rise in west Dorset | Bridport and Lyme Regis News

Speaking at last week’s town management committee meeting, mayor of Lyme Regis, Cllr Owen Lovell, said: “They have been mismanaging these car parks for the last few years. “These car parks are crucial for our town. The price people pay for them is derisory.” Cllr Jeff Scowen was concerned that the town council could be […]

Smart Parking Market in Western Europe 2016-2020 | Research and Markets

Smart Parking Market in Western Europe 2016-2020 | Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “Smart Parking Market in Western Europe 2016-2020” report to their offering. The smart parking market in Western Europe to grow at a CAGR of 13.7% during the period 2016-2020. Smart Parking Market in Western Europe 2016-2020, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with […]

DC pulls tech into the parking space | GCN

DC pulls tech into the parking space | GCN

Although the pilot has been running for only a few months, Day said they’ve uncovered some interesting information. “The first thing we found is that payment data is not a good indicator of occupancy,” Day said. “Sometimes people may pay for an hour of parking but only stay for half an hour,  and others may […]

Off-season transportation changes begin | Aspen Public Radio

Off-season transportation changes begin | Aspen Public Radio

Tonight Aspen City Council will hear the first reading of an ordinance to hike parking rates come summer. The proposed pilot program would run for June, July and August and effect rates in the Aspen core. The “dynamic pricing plan” increases the cost of parking based on longevity. A thirty minute stop costs $1, the […]

High parking rates translate into free stuff for residents | Aspen Daily News

High parking rates translate into free stuff for residents | Aspen Daily News

City to offer bus passes and bike tunes as part of  its ‘dynamic pricing’ program The city of Aspen is planning to use increased parking revenue from this summer’s “dynamic pricing” experiment to help locals buy bus passes, bike tunes and memberships in local bike and car sharing programs. City Council agreed in January to […]

Montreal studies how to improve its public parking | Montreal Gazette

Montreal studies how to improve its public parking | Montreal Gazette

In an effort to improve Montreal’s notoriously complicated parking system, the city held the first of a series of public information consultations Monday night to mould its new policy. The city’s standing committee on transportation and public works presented an overview of the city’s prospective plans, then opened the floor to questions. In December, the city’s executive committee […]

Dynamic Pricing in Airport Car Parking | Parking Network

Dynamic Pricing in Airport Car Parking | Parking Network

If I put together a “word cloud” of all the phrases and words used at November’s Airport Parking Networking Event (APNE) in Stockholm then “dynamic pricing” would be in the middle in capital letters, such was the focus around this topic. Having the ability to have the most appropriate price in front of the customer […]