Monthly Archives: April 2011

LA Traffic officers Busted in Porno Flick

This was pointed out by Wanda over on our Facebook site. Yes,. Two officers were filmed with a nekked woman fondling and the like. They will still in uniform, but she used their car for some playtime. Took an expose … Continue reading

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The Placard Fiasco in NYC

You can read about it a couple of postings below. One of the readers that responded to the post noted that the contracts that have been considered in the PPP leases all have limits on the number of placards that … Continue reading

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How do non-parking researchers study the parking industry…

I was interviewed today by a consulting firm doing research on the parking industry. I can guess from the questions the type of customer they have, but I’ll keep that to myself. I can understand where they are coming from. … Continue reading

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A Better Parking Plan

Wow – I’m impressed – the editorial writer for the Memphis Commercial Appeal actually nails it. Read the entire article here. The city wants to lease out the on street parking operation and get $20 million up front. This sage … Continue reading

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SF Park is Launched

The city of San Francisco has launched its storied SFPark program. They a limiting it to certain areas to start and will then expand to most of the city. It is complete with variable rates, in street sensors, credit card … Continue reading

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Why not ticket them all?

The city of New York has a problem. They issue placards which allow the people who have them to park basically anywhere in the city and not get a ticket. This article says there are over 78,000 or 20,000 or … Continue reading

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Parking Structure Death Attorney…

Wanda over our PT’s Facebook page posted a news release from a Personal Injury Attorney who was soliciting business from the unfortunate accident that occurred here in Los Angeles yesterday. A 76 year old woman drove her car through a … Continue reading

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Still in the Clouds

I work down the hall from some pretty heavy duty programmers and I asked them to explain “Cloud” computing to me. How is it that a program can reside somewhere else and I’m still able to use it on my … Continue reading

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Park your Computer in the Clouds

We’ve heard about this for a year or so, but it’s been going on for a number of years. You have your computer on your desk, but it’s connected to a network and the real computing is done somewhere else. … Continue reading

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NJ Downtown Fights to retain vitality

You have to read down to about graf 10 before you get to the parking part. This community lobbied its government to do away with parking requirements and “in lieu” parking fees. To wit: Last fall, Red Bank suspended a … Continue reading

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