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Accessibility of Electric Vehicle Recharging
By Mary S. Smith, Walker Parking Consultants
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How to Design Parking Lots That Work
By Abe Gutman, FASCE, PE
Thornton-Tomasetti Group, Inc.

Issue & Legislative Alets

Healthcare Reform Law: Issue Alert
NPA has been actively educating members on the rulemaking and impact of healthcare reform through our Fair Tax Policy Summit (8/12), our Defining Employee Benefits in the Age of Healthcare Reform (2/13) email and these Issue Alerts. Executive Briefings planned for May-June. Log into Members Only to read.

Healthcare Reform Law: Legislative Alert
On June 28, 2012, the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the majority of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act ("PPACA"), including the employer-related provisions. It is critical that employers in the parking industry familiarize themselves with these requirements and take the necessary steps to comply. An overview of the major requirements of PPACA and guidance on next steps for your organization are available in this Legislative Alert. Log into Members Only to read.

Legislative Alert
New ADA Requirements for Parking Take Effect March 15, 2012 NPA Advocacy on FASB Lease Rulemaking
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Parking in America: Fifth Annual Review

Log in to Members Only to download the Executive Summary Report. The study measures monthly, daily and hourly rates in cities throughout the United States and Canada, including parking facilities in hospitals, hotels, educational institutions and airports. It also documents rate trends in downtown parking areas and among institutional parking owners and operators. A full report available free for members. Log in to download.

2012-2013 Parking Industry Purchasing Power Report: Decision Maker Trends, Preferences, and Parking Industry Purchasing Plan

Who are the Key Decision Makers in Parking Purchasing and What Do They Plan to Buy?

The National Parking Association conducted a North American study to analyze preferences, purchasing plans and buying power among parking industry professionals. The study provides insights in preferences, priorities and timing surrounding purchasing decisions. Findings represent a sample from five predominant sectors: private operators, hospital, academic, valet and public/municipality.

Key products and services on the minds of buyers in 2013 include revenue control and facilities equipment and supplies, computer hardware and software, parking enforcement and collections, consulting services, green products, business services, and managed parking services.

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NPA Research Report: Parking in Perspective: The Size and Scope of Parking in America

This analysis of U.S. parking aggregates publicly available data to form a solid description of the U.S. parking industry. Available free to NPA members.
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NPA Advocacy on FASB Lease Rulemaking

NPA has been monitoring Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) and International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) rulemaking regarding how leases appear on balance sheets. We continue to express concern about the impact of proposed changes to balance sheets due to a change in lease accounting.
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