Re: parking lots vs climate. food. clean water
- 3 spaces per registered driver is low. I expect its 4 or more. The
researcher noted that he didn't count them all.
Land use codes in the county probably dictate the provision of most of
As NYC mostly predated minimum parking requirements it hasn't suffered
under their burden.
--- In CarFree@yahoogroups.com, De Clarke <de@...> wrote:
> Purdue University researchers surveyed the total area devoted
> to parking in a midsize Midwestern county and found that
> parking spaces outnumbered resident drivers 3-to-1 and
> outnumbered resident families 11-to-1. The researchers found
> the total parking area to be larger than 1,000 football fields,
> or covering more than two square miles.