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Articles from March, 2010.

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10 Ways to Cut Fuel Costs - Ask the Fuel Expert

By Jack Lee

Remember the good old days … about a year and a half ago? Prices at the pumps were hovering below three dollars per gallon, and they stayed the same for weeks...

Buying ‘Spitter’ Tickets is Easy … Not!



Parking Today asked four ticket manufacturers for their input on assisting customers in purchasing tickets...

Card Payments – Do More With Less and Reduce Security Requirements

By Fabien Pesenti

Let’s be frank...

Cricket Bats, ‘Advocates’ and the Sierra Club

By John Van Horn

It’s always rumored that parking enforcement officers have quotas, and this is usually hotly denied by local government...

Dublin Upgrades Parking Guidance VMS

By Pete Goldin

Dublin, Ireland, knows the value of variable message signs (VMS) for parking guidance...

Event Parking Gets Makeover with New Technology

By Jeffrey T. Becker

Think back just a few years...

Fayetteville Installs LED Lighting



With shrinking budgets and a citywide mandate to reduce the environmental impact of the public parking program in Fayetteville, AR, the city’s sustainability coordinator, John Coleman, turned to local “green” builder James “Butch” Coger for options...

Increase Your Bottom Line – Sell Those Empty Spaces



I audit a number of garages that are half-empty...

Parking Security in the 21st Century

By Pete Goldin

Parking structures are often perceived as – and sometimes actually are – unsafe locations where criminal activity takes place...

Parking’s New Partner – ‘Transportation Demand Management’

By Brian Shaw

No doubt many of you in the parking industry are asked to help clients or institutions solve challenges that are not directly related to parking operations...

Shirley’s Boss, A Murderer?

By JVH

Private investigator Paul Manning shows up at a parking garage where his client of 20 minutes lies dead and his client’s wife – who suspected a parking scam – is standing over a gun nearby...

The Chinese, the West End and Dementia

By Peter Guest

Beware the ‘she dragon’ China has a demographic problem...

Things I’ve Learned Reading Parking Today

By Melissa Bean Sterzick

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