Shows the power of the meter, and a lack of planning


Shows the power of the meter, and a lack of planning

Scranton installed parking meters to raise money for the city. In this area they got no takers. Workers at a local plant simply moved their cars a couple of blocks away and took up space that was being used by local residents.

The meters did exactly what they were supposed to do – free up parking. Unfortunately that wasn’t exactly what the city wanted. Prior planning prevents…


John Van Horn

John Van Horn

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  1. Now the city needs a residential parking program for the blocks to where all the workers moved their cars!

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