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Articles from April, 2010.

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Airport Parking Websites – Necessary Service or Scam?

By Ari Marcellino

We’ve all experienced what it’s like to try to park at an airport...

Airport Parking: History, Hobby and Contentious Relationships

By Thomas J. Feagins

If I had to choose the type of real estate development that has been the most challenging for me personally, the parking requirements for aviation terminals to balance the supply/demand needs would be near or at the top of my list...

Airports, Watch the Money … There is a Lot of It

JVH tells me that this issue of Parking Today features airports, so I’ll give you a refresher course in revenue control at airports, on- and off-site...

Does Legislation Make the Roads Safer?

By Dan Steere

For the past 30 years, the common wisdom in America has been that laws that penalize drivers for risky behavior (speed limits, cellphone bans, etc...

Economy Sparks New, Targeted Revenue-Producing Products at MSP

By Richard Decker

As with hospitals, downtowns, universities and theme parks, parking is a major revenue source for Minneapolis-St...

Eppley Airfield Parking Structure Expansion: Convenient and Economical

By Scott R. Froemming

Eppley Airfield is the commercial airline transportation center for the Greater Omaha (NE) / Council Bluffs (IA) and eastern Nebraska trade area, comprising approximately 1...

I’ve Done Lots of Parking Today

By Melissa Bean Sterzick

I recently met with the staff of Parking Today, something I get to do barely once a year and which is always enjoyable...

Keeping the Spotlight on Customers – the O’Hare Way

By Samuel L. Shanes

Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport (ORD) is the second busiest in the nation, with a strong international presence, flying to more than 60 foreign destinations...

LED Luminaires Guide Airports to Sustainability

By Michael Winegard

In today’s challenging economy, it’s more important than ever for facility managers, owners and operators to reduce energy and maintenance costs...

Necessity Is the Mother of Invention

By John Van Horn

I have been looking back over some recent “Parking News” on Yahoo!, and it’s hard to get excited about the stories...

Shirley’s Boss’ Girlfriend, A Murderer?


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

Showtime, Form vs. Function, and ‘Marks and Sparks’

By Peter Guest

I write these pearls of wisdom about a month before you see them, so apologies if the timeline is slightly out of whack...

Shuttle Vehicles

By Sheldon Walle

As with any major purchase, today more than ever companies must do all they can to maximize their dollars...

Web-Based Validations

By John Van Horn

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