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Public Meeting on Ferndale Parking Deck Options June 6

May 31st 2017

Public Meeting on Ferndale Parking Deck Options June 6 (EVENT page) Ferndale,  MI – The City will host a public meeting to receive feedback on two design concepts for the parking structure development planned for the intersection of W. Troy and Allen. The meeting will be held on Tuesday, June 6, from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at […]

Birmingham’s New Widget Shows Real Time Parking Availability

May 24th 2017

Birmingham’s New Widget Shows Real Time Parking Availability (City of Birmingham, May 24, 2017) With new parking technology in place at four of the five parking structures in Birmingham, the city is launching a new parking widget on its website which tells drivers the number of available spaces at each parking structure. Now, visitors can […]

Public Invited to Meeting About Ferndale Parking Deck Feb. 22

February 14th 2017

Public Invited to Meeting About Ferndale Parking Deck Feb. 22 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – Students from University of Michigan’s Citizen Interaction Design program will be hosting a meeting about Ferndale’s Parking Deck Development.  The purpose is to “Provide feedback on the information tool Provide feedback on the information tool we are designing to connect […]

Birmingham’s Chester Parking Structure Gets New Equipment, No Longer Takes Cash

April 22nd 2016

Birmingham’s Chester Parking Structure Gets New Equipment, No Longer Takes Cash (City of Birmingham, April 22, 2016) BIRMINGHAM, MI – The City of Birmingham’s Chester Street Parking Structure will   soon receive advanced traffic control equipment to create a faster and more efficient parking experience.   The enhanced system will require parkers to use a credit card […]

How to Park Cheap or Free in Downtown Royal Oak

November 27th 2015

How to Park Cheap or Free in Downtown Royal Oak (City of Royal Oak, Nov. 27, 2015)   Did you know there’s some cheap and even FREE parking in downtown Royal Oak? Here’s a guide to finding a parking space that is just right for you! Cheap options Before 5 p.m. metered parking is only 25 cents […]

Birmingham City Manager Gives an Update on Parking

January 7th 2015

Birmingham City Manager Gives an Update on Parking (Joseph A. Valentine, Birmingham City Manager, originally published at http://www.bhamgov.org, republished here Jan. 7, 2015) As City Manager, one of the most common questions I hear is “What’s happening with…?”. With so much happening in Birmingham, you can fill in this blank with numerous projects, programs and […]