Quantified Parking: Comprehensive Parking Inventories for Five U.S. Cities

Title: Quantified Parking: Comprehensive Parking Inventories for Five U.S. Cities

Date: 07/09/2018

Author(s): Scharnhorst

Executive Summary:

Comprehensive parking inventories have never existed for U.S. cities. Because of this, many parking-related questions have never been answered. This uncertainty - not knowing how much parking there is near a site or in a city - is the motivation for this report. By presenting the first complete parking inventories for five U.S. cities, this research reveals an investment in parking that is out of balance with the current demand for parking in almost all cases, and even less in tune with what appears to be declining future demand