A Practical Method for Evaluating Parking Area Level of Service

Moeinaddini, Mehdi and Asadi-Shekari, Zohreh and Ismail, Che Ros and Shah, Muhammad Zaly (2013) A Practical Method for Evaluating Parking Area Level of Service. Land Use Policy, 33. pp. 1-10. ISSN 0264-8377

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Abstract

In recent years, some of the commonly used indicators in parking management have changed. Maximizing the supply and minimizing the price were the main objectives before, but today, optimizing the parking supply and price is the major objective. This research introduces a parking area level of service, which has not been previously addressed, to evaluate the new objectives of sustainable development with the existing parking areas. For the purpose of this research, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) was selected as a case study to implement this method in an academic context. This method may also be utilized for other land uses, but some adjustments should be applied. In addition, based on the existing failures, some improvements are proposed to enhance parking efficiency.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Parking area level of service; Parking demand; Parking management; Parking supply
Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GE Environmental Sciences
H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
H Social Sciences > HE Transportation and Communications
Divisions: Faculty of Built Environment > Transport Planning
Faculty of Built Environment > Urban and Regional Planning
Depositing User: Norazreen Ismail
Date Deposited: 16 Nov 2014 01:47
Last Modified: 16 Nov 2014 01:47
URI: http://epublication.fab.utm.my/id/eprint/512

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