PARKING Magazine Articles

October 2014


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Creating More Space at Centre 425: A Graelic, LLC Case Study
In recent years, more developers and parking operators have hired parking consultants to analyze and review the general design and functionality of their parking facilities.


2014 Convention Highlight: Public Case Studies: Green Citations, Free to Paid Initiatives and Event Parking Success
NPA’s 2014 Convention & Expo features six specialized learning tracks for professionals of all parking sectors, including peak performance, best practices, transportation trends & technology, the business of parking, Certified Parking Professional (CPP) and roundtable discussions.


Steps To Building a Successful Parking Garage
Building a parking garage from the ground up can be daunting task, especially in this era of new technology, greener practices and functional design options.


Special Report: The Globalization of Parking - Part 1: The Global Landscape
This is the first of a four-part series on what parking lessons North America has taught the rest of the world and what North America can learn from the experiences of those abroad.


Chairman's Outlook
NPA’s Biggest Convention Just Around the Corner


NPA Update
2014 Convention: Something for Everyone


Advocacy
NPA Members Should Be Vocal in Fighting Parking Taxes


Research
New Study: Parking in Perspective Reveals Trends Affecting Parking


Public Practices
How to Select the Right Parking Consultant
By Gary Cudney, PE


Legal Matters
Payment Card Industry Requires Compliance to Safely Conduct Business
By Michael L. Stevens


Safety & Security
Keep Gate Arms Secure to Avoid Injury
By Kathy Phillips, CIC, CPP


Tech Trends
Explore The Technology Hype Cycle


Greener Parking
BMW Launches Green Carport Concept


Newstrack


Smart Marketing
How to Get Known as an Industry Expert
By Rieva Lesonsky


Executive Perspective
Craig Barber, senior vice president & COO, Allpro Parking


Industry Newsmakers