Minimum parking requirements hinder the potential of strong towns by creating barriers for new local business start ups, and filling our cities with unproductive, empty parking spaces that don’t add value to our places. We need to put an end to minimum parking laws and allow our cities to become productive places again.
Here are 4 stories that look at the issue of parking minimums from new angles:
Notoriously bemoaned, Trader Joe's parking lots are known for their small size, tight spots & limited maneuvering areas. But that's actually a much better model than the wasted space that most grocery stores have in their parking lots.
When it comes to drunk driving, America may have a bigger driving problem than a drinking problem.