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Posts about Parking Tips

A Four-Step Guide to Handicap Parking Permits

A Four-Step Guide to Handicap Parking Permits

March 2, 2021

For any new or seasoned driver, the presence of handicap parking spaces is not something new. You may already be well aware that if you do not have a permit to park in those designated spaces, you can be subjected to fines and citations for parking illegally. All in all, these are designated spaces that allow those with disabilities to have a more seamless, comfortable, and safe vehicular entrance and exit. With that being said, if you are someone who… Continue reading →

Best Practices of Parking Downhill

Best Practices of Parking Downhill

December 11, 2020

Learning about the best practices of parking downhill is ideal because there will be a time in your life (if it hasn’t happened already) where you will need to safely park down a hill. The reality is that not all places are flat when it comes to street parking, and it might cause some anxiety if you are not entirely sure your vehicle is secure when nose down. Because there can be some pretty massive damages and injuries when not… Continue reading →

What is Double Parking?

What is Double Parking?

December 11, 2020

Knowing how to answer the question, “What is double parking?” is one of the core foundations of being a safe driver. Far too often, people double park due to the inability to find an open parking space quickly or within the timeframe they need. Sure, this can be an attractive option if you are in a rush, but it is an act that is punishable by law. Though the laws vary from state-to-state and by country, the chances of you… Continue reading →

What is Off-Street Parking?

What is Off-Street Parking?

December 11, 2020

If you are new to driving or have only ever parked along a street since you earned your license, you might be wondering what is off-street parking, exactly? Sure, the term itself is pretty self-explanatory, as it means parking a vehicle off the street, but it tends to be a bit more complicated than merely not parking along a roadside. To provide more insight into what this term entails, below you can read more about the different types of off-street… Continue reading →

How Close to a Corner are You Allowed to Park?

How Close to a Corner are You Allowed to Park?

December 11, 2020

Learning how close to a corner you are allowed to park and understanding the rules and regulations that apply is something that all licensed drivers should do. After all, just about every driver, both new and seasoned, has experienced the struggle of trying to find a parking space, making it quite enticing to grab that corner spot right next to a street corner or a driveway without a second thought. Before grabbing it, make sure that you are parking a… Continue reading →

How Wide Is A Parking Space?

How Wide Is A Parking Space?

October 27, 2020

For those researching how wide is a parking space, please note that the exact dimensions of a parking space are based on local factors and regulations, including the angle relative to the curb, parking lot traffic, and overall accessibility.   With a total of 105 million to 2 billion parking spaces in the United States alone, answering the loaded question of how wide is a parking space can be a bit complex. After all, even though the width of an… Continue reading →

Apple’s Culver City

Apple’s Culver City

June 8, 2020

Propark Mobility has assumed management responsibility of the parking operations at Apple’s Culver City offices in California.  Propark manages a complex network of surface lots and garages supporting the Beats Electronics Headquarters.  With an operation comprised of seven different buildings and parking approximately 300 cars per day, Propark handles the detailed complexities of a parking system situated in the dense Hayden Tract industrial section of Culver City.  Propark provides parking and valet assist services, along with electric vehicle charging management. … Continue reading →