Terra Verde

Terra Verde – Will We Have an “Aparkalypse”? Or Can Better Parking Policies Help Save the World?

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Guest Donald Shoup nearly titled his book “Aparkalypse Now” instead of “The High Cost of Free Parking.”  Cumulatively, people consume a massive amount of oil (not to mention time) circling for parking.  Isn’t there a better way?  Tune in to learn about the theory and practice of designing parking policies to protect the environment.  Guests: Donald Shoup, Distinguished Professor of Urban Planning and Director Emeritus of the Institute of Transportation Studies at the University of California at Los Angeles, Jason Henderson, Associate Professor in the Department of Geography and Environment at San Francisco State University and the author of Street Fight:  The Politics of Mobility in San Francisco, and Willa Ng, goBerkeley Project Manager with the City of Berkeley; Host:  Adrienne Fitch-Frankel