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A Cover-Up, and the ‘Voluntary Fail’



I have no problem with anything a parking operator does, as long as everyone on both sides of the contract is aware of what is going on...

Airports Arrive at Savings Through LED Luminaires

By Mark Bolton

The nation’s nearly 3,000 airports in the Federal Aviation Administration system are some of the largest and most visible public users of energy...

BPA Traffex/Parkex ‘One of the Best in its History’



Having welcomed nearly 8,200 attendees to Birmingham, UK, in mid-April, this year’s co-located Traffex and Parkex, hosted by the British Parking Association (BPA), was considered by many as one of the best exhibitions in its long history...

BPA’s ‘Safer Parking’ Program Reinforces View that Police Role is Preventing Crime



BPA’s ‘Safer Parking’ Program Reinforces View that Police Role is Preventing Crime
The British Parking Association (BPA) supports the view of the Chief Inspector of Constabulary for England and Wales, who said that the principal function of the police is to prevent crime...

Building Flexibility Into Parking

By Nick Thompson

It’s 6 a...

Chapter 9 – Actress Another Missing Piece Of Deadly Mysterious Puzzle

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...

Czech Cops, ‘The Sound of Music,’ and Simplicity in Design

John Van Horn

If you have been following my Parking Today Blog, you will know that I recently spent a couple of weeks in Europe, attending the Parkex conference in the UK and then visiting four PARCS manufacturers in Germany, Austria and Italy...

Designa, HUB Parking Technology, Scheidt & Bachmann, Skidata

John Van Horn

Why did I select Scheidt & Bachmann, Designa, Skidata and FAAC Group’s HUB Parking Technology division to visit during my recent trek to Europe? Frankly, they were geographically located so that I could easily make it to them in one week...

Do you remember when ... ... politicians used to stand for something?

Peter Guest

They said what they stood for, published a manifesto, and declared, “If you agree with me, vote for me...

IPI Announces New Slate Of Board Members for 2013



IPI Announces New Slate
Of Board Members for 2013
The International Parking Institute (IPI) has announced the winners of The International Parking Institute (IPI) has announced the winners of its 2013 Board of Directors elections...

Oh, Deer - Parking Shoot Out

Melissa Bean Sterzick

I already feel like parking lots are dangerous places, but some crack pot in Pennsylvania has upped the ante...

Parking, Business and Economic Leaders Headline NPA Convention and Expo 2013



The 62nd annual National Parking Association (NPA) Convention & Expo, Oct...

Pedestrians and Driving Safety

By Kathy Phillips

On one street corner, a mother with children in tow struggles to keep her toddler from darting into the street...

POM’s ‘Skeeter’ Ward Dies; Son Will Take Over as CEO



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T2 Systems Announces Integration With Blackboard Transact Platform



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Texting

By Monica Tanksley

Huh? You might say that after trying to read the headline of this article...

Transformation of a Parking Control System in Texas

By Garrett Coleman

Does the thought of upgrading your parking system because of lanes being shut down, traffic jams, issuing new monthly access credentials, and facing a complete database transfer raise the hair on the back of your neck?
Upgrading a garage parking system does not have to be as challenging as one might think...

Who Audits the Auditor? You Do!

By Robert Nguyen

You have a difficult time sleeping at night...

Yoda in a Parking Lot

By Astrid Ambroziak

“And you, young lady, are our 18-millionth customer today,” said the parking attendant, while taking my $20 bill and giving me back $10 in change...

‘Green Screen’ Parking Structure Features a ‘Living’ Exterior

By Dan Weinheimer and Jared Plank

When Cummins Inc...




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