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Aug 26, 2003 (3:50 pm)
It's an excellent incentive.
Aug 26, 2003 (9:52 pm)
that would probably tip me toward a hybrid...
Aug 27, 2003 (8:35 am)
I wonder if there's a dual motive in that incentive. Free parking would also increase foot traffic and bolster sidewalk businesses, like cafes and retail.
#78 of 78 Free Parking may be counter productive in some urban areas
Sep 04, 2003 (5:18 am)
I live in the Boston area where parking spaces are at a premium,so parking for long periods of time actually decreases foot traffic. Thus we have 2 hour parking limits, and $50 fines. Ironic, as cities are the place where hybrids are most beneficial.