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Just Because You Can't Find a Place to Park Doesn't Mean There Aren't Way Too Many Parking Spots

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The math involved in parking spaces is actually a pretty interesting field of study.

In this article I learned how important it is to be willing to walk a few blocks.

As a nation of parkers we're all home run hitters who've forgotten what it's like to knock a single—or, as a closer metaphor, to draw a walk. The result is a misperception that parking is scarce despite the great deal of lots, street spaces, or garages that might exist a block or two away.

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