Sunday, December 9, 2012

The High Cost of Free Parking

In some city neighborhoods, cruising [in search of a parking spot] makes up as much as 40 percent of all traffic. All this unnecessary traffic slows down buses, endangers cyclists and pedestrians, delays other motorists, and produces harmful emissions. The key to eliminating it is to get the price of parking right... says UCLA Urban Planning Prof Donald Shoup. Part of series Moving Beyond the Automobile
MBA: The Right Price for Parking from Streetfilms on Vimeo.

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