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The High Cost Of Minimum Parking Requirements

Donald Shoup has famously argued that minimum parking requirements cause congestion, air pollution, sprawl, poor urban design, and auto-dependence, among other consequences. Now Shoup teaches the central tenet of parking reform for Planetizen Courses.


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Instructor: Emily Talen

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U.S. City Planning 101

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Introduction to Historic Preservation

Instructor: Meredith Johnson