Magazine

Search Parking Today Articles

Articles from April, 2013.

Click on an article below to see the full text of the article.

TitleAuthorArticle
$1.4 Million Stolen, Venture Capital, a Video, and a Parking Ticket App

John Van Horn

 
PT Correspondent Michael sent in a Washington Post story about a couple of parking attendants who, over a three-year period, stole $1...

4-Vendor Forums Showcase Integrated License Plate-Enabled Parking



Four integrated parking solutions providers partnered to bring discussions about license plate-enabled parking (LEP) to Dallas, Los Angeles, Newark, NJ, and Miami over the last two weeks of January...

And the BPA Winner Is ...

Peter Guest

Once again, the British Parking Association (BPA) awards are with us, and this inevitably means that, as one of the judges, I have got to travel the highways and byways of this green and pleasant land – more a muddy puddle, as I write this; it has been the wettest year in history – looking at other people’s ideas of what makes a good car park...

Episode Six – Voodoo Is Hokum – Unless the Doll Is Dressed Exactly Like You!

John Van Horn

Private Detective Paul Manning is investigating the death of Laura Jefferson, former wife of film director Dickey Jefferson and fiancée of mob-connected Mario Palucci...

FAAC GROUP presents: HUB Parking Technology



FAAC Group has announced the new name and logo for its Parking Business Unit which was originally created in October 2012...

Is This a Solution in Search of a Problem?



PT Editor John Van Horn struck a nerve on his blog with this Feb...

Justifying Pay on Foot, $1MM Loss, Unions



My mind has been all over the shop this past month with a number of parking issues being brought to light during my heavy audit schedule...

McCarran: Technology Upgrade Enables Better Customer Service

John Van Horn

Dan Busch, Parking Manager for McCarran International Airport at Las Vegas, is responsible for most aspects of parking and ground transportation...

Modern LED Lighting Can Offer Safer, More Reliable Solution for Garages, Lots

Michael Schratz

Garage and surface lot operators face a multitude of challenges when it comes to providing safe, efficient illumination that meets both security and budgetary demands...

NPA Leads Industry in Parking Research

Christine Banning

The National Parking Association (NPA) is leading the industry in parking research with the upcoming release of its Parking Market Demand Report and with recent releases of other groundbreaking trends reports...

PangoUSA Launches Nationally in Two of Top 10 U.S. Cities



PangoUSA Launches Nationally in Two of Top 10 U...

Park First Class, Pay Coach: The Wallypark Difference

John Van Horn

“Park First Class, ...

Parking and Hospitals: Should You ‘Do It Yourself?’

By Kevin Warwood

I have spent many years in hospital parking, here in New Zealand, as a parking operator, on sites where demand exceeds supply, “greenfield” sites, sites with an iniquitous distribution of parking spaces...

PIE Hosts Nearly 1,000; Returns to Hyatt in 2014



More than 900 parking pros turned up at the Stephens convention center in Rosemont, IL last month for the Parking Industry Exhibition sponsored by Parking Today...

PT News



EDC Corp...

Temper, Temper Why do people get so mad about parking?



Parking’s not usually complicated or difficult...

Urban Hills – or Running the Ramp?

By Will Van Dyke

Living as I do in Evanston, IL, I am, first and foremost, a “flatlander...

Weaving Ideas in Parking Structures

Laura Stoneburner

Forget what you know about traditional parking structures...

‘Toxic Co-Workers’: Recognizing Them and Putting Y



Editor’s note: The following information was compiled by Monica Tanksley from sources including the articles “Toxic Colleagues: Nine Co-Workers To Watch Out For” by Meghan Casserly on Forbes...




Green Courte Partners BANNER SKY Parking Today Subscribe BANNER