parking http://kuow.org en Seattle Testing Replacements For Aging, Frustrating Parking Meters http://kuow.org/post/seattle-testing-replacements-aging-frustrating-parking-meters <p>Paul Freed lives in downtown Seattle and currently uses the city’s app to pay for parking with his phone – even when he’s standing right in front of the meter. “It's way more convenient,” Freed said. “You don’t need to fumble around for your credit card in the rain.” Tue, 18 Feb 2014 16:12:39 +0000 Patricia Murphy 28932 at http://kuow.org Seattle Testing Replacements For Aging, Frustrating Parking Meters Websites Help You Rent Out Your Driveway http://kuow.org/post/websites-help-you-rent-out-your-driveway <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/northwestnews/audio/2013/09/090913TB_Parking_web.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p>First there was Craigslist. Then other more specialized websites arrived to make it easier to rent out your spare bedroom, vacation home, or even your car. Tue, 10 Sep 2013 14:46:55 +0000 Tom Banse 20063 at http://kuow.org Websites Help You Rent Out Your Driveway Controversial Changes May Be Coming To Zoned Parking In Seattle http://kuow.org/post/controversial-changes-may-be-coming-zoned-parking-seattle <p><strong>&nbsp;&nbsp;</strong>The Seattle City Council is considering a change to the city’s parking zone program. Currently, permits are only available to residents who live in certain areas. The changes would allow some employees who work in these areas – and are getting slapped with expensive tickets – to purchase permits as well. But some residents are opposed.&nbsp;</p><p>Ross Reynolds talks with Seattle City Councilmember Tom Rasmussen, who's backing the change.</p><p><strong> Mon, 20 May 2013 18:27:39 +0000 the conversation with ross reynolds 13391 at http://kuow.org Controversial Changes May Be Coming To Zoned Parking In Seattle Free Parking Glitch Costs Sea-Tac Airport $400,000 http://kuow.org/post/free-parking-glitch-costs-sea-tac-airport-400000 <p>If you study your credit card bills closely, you might have figured this one out already. If not, the Port of Seattle may have a little holiday gift for you.</p><p>Sea-Tac International Airport, run by the Port of Seattle, has given away nearly $400,000 in unintentionally free parking this year. That news comes courtesy of the Washington State Auditor’s Office.</p><p> Tue, 11 Dec 2012 15:21:50 +0000 John Ryan 4895 at http://kuow.org Free Parking Glitch Costs Sea-Tac Airport $400,000