Parking lots are not solving our city's problems….we need them in mixed-use facilities w/ parking above & below grade level. Grade level should be reserved for higher better use: i.e commerce.
Currently, parking lots in Newark are burdening our police department (higher crime), burdening our…Read More

relevant read.

American Cities Are Haunted by Too Many Parking Spaces

Businessweek.com
American car culture may be declining, but much of our urban infrastructure remains steadfastly centered around the automobile. Planning choices made in the heyday of car ownership may prove incompatible with a rising generation of consumers who seem remarkably disinterested in driving. “In the ’50s and ’60s, cities did things like subsidize…Read More