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June 12, 2016

This ‘Barnacle’ Wears No ‘Boots’

It’s amazing how rapidly technology is evolving within our industry. Just like the latest cellphone release, I always look forward to the latest development and service features from our vendors. And this year at the Parking Industry Exhibition (PIE) in Las Vegas, I was not disappointed. As I walked the trade show floor, I was […]

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May 18, 2016

The Parking Sensor Debate

Parking sensor technology has evolved significantly in a short amount of time for our industry. The debate over parking sensors has increasingly become a hot topic. Are they too expensive? Are they accurate? Do I need a sensor in every parking space? Should I conduct a trial? What do I do with the data? Why […]

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April 23, 2016

Palo Alto Takes Fresh Look at Paid Parking Downtown

New study to explore strategies for relieving parking congestion, charging drivers by Gennady Sheyner / Palo Alto Weekly As Palo Alto prepares to expand and refine the new parking-permit program for downtown’s residential streets, the city is also taking a fresh look at another initiative aimed at alleviating the chronic car congestion: requiring drivers to […]

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April 9, 2016

Marketing Coordinator / Administrative Analyst Job Description

Position Description:  Performs administrative duties for a variety of projects.  Responsibilities may include managing calendars; coordinating travel, meeting and event arrangements; preparing reports and financial data; training and supervising other support staff; and customer relations. Additional duties include helping with proposal preparation, creating or updating presentation software files, tracking budgets and expenses, and communicating with […]

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April 9, 2016

Parking & Transportation Jr. Associate/Project Coordinator Position

Position Description: The responsibilities of this entry level position include providing support to government agencies and private sector firms involved in parking and transportation related issues. The Jr. Associate/Project Coordination will provide field assessments, project support and/or management in the form of planning and implementation of strategies, services, and programs that will improve the parking […]

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April 2, 2016

CPPA 2016 Board of Directors

Ron Profeta President Special Transit Manager City of Riverside Ron Profeta 8095 Lincoln Ave Riverside , CA 92504 (951) 315-1540 rprofeta@riversideca.gov Charles Kindred II Vice President Director- Transportation Services UC San Diego 9500 Gilman Drive La Jolla, CA 92093 (858) 232-6715 ckindred@ucsd.edu Mike King Secretary Parking Technology & Infrastructure Manager City of Sacramento Parking Services, […]

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April 2, 2016

Southwest Parking & Transportation Association

Julie Dixon |President | Dixon Resources Unlimited As a recent SWPTA member and conference sponsor, I would like to be considered for a Board position. After attending the conference, I was very motivated by the positive direction of the association and was extremely impressed by the camaraderie of the group. I am someone who always […]

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April 2, 2016

PIE 2016 Featured Speakers Announced!

The Parking Industry Exhibition reaches out to dozens of experts in all areas of the Parking World. These are consultants, vendors, senior parking managers in cities and universities as well as parking operators and parking facility developers. We asked them to participate, we did not simply put out a “call for papers.” It’s much more […]

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April 2, 2016

City’s Parking Headache Examined

Traffic analysts, residents discuss permits, changes sought to ease downtown distress Business owners and employees raised concerns Monday night after learning the leased spaces — which some of them said they waited months to get — might not be guaranteed in the future road map of downtown parking. In their first unveiling of results from […]

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