Parking Lots

Three houses on Lyndon Lane to make way for office park...

While looking through the city's wrecking permit requests for our #DemoWatch page recently, three adjacent houses in Lyndon built in 1951 popped up (WR995210,...

Spalding planning to convert long-vacant parking lot to recreational field

Over the weekend, Spalding University announced it's putting the demolition of the historic Puritan Uniform Rental Building for a parking lot on hold. But the university is slowly moving...

Americans can’t afford the high cost of parking requirements

Building a single parking spot can easily cost more than many Americans’ life savings. In the latest issue of Access Magazine, retired UCLA economist Donald Shoup brings this...

How sprawling development is poisoning Floyds Fork

Have you been to the Parklands of Floyds Fork yet? Visiting the pristine landscapes on the far eastern edge of Jefferson County is like...

Proposed parking at Third Street’s Crescent Centre erodes the sidewalk

A proposal to reconfigure parking at Third Street's iconic Crescent Centre Apartments would further erode the pedestrian environment in the area. The situation on the...

The evolution of the barren fields at the the ReSurfaced site...

The first weekend of the newest round of the vacant-lot-reclaiming ReSurfaced project has come and gone. (Tell us what you thought of it in the...

Louisville’s parking lots win national attention as country’s worst “parking crater”

On Friday, Louisville received was awarded the dishonorable distinction as the city with the nation's worst "parking crater," a term for a vast area of surface...

Vote! The parking lots of SoBro make Streetsblog USA’s Parking Madness...

Each year, Streetsblog hosts the bracket no one wants to be on: Parking Madness. The competition pits 16 cities with too much land dedicated to...

Louisville, Southern Indiana awarded $10.3 million from HUD for capital improvements...

This month, the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) issued more than $1.8 billion in federal funds to 3,100 housing authorities across the country...