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Mark P. Kumler, Ph.D.

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Fang Ren, Ph.D.


A parking spot is a point of connection between the persons inside a car and their desired activity. When people can not find parking spots, they perceive that there is a significant parking problem. This project considered parking issues facing downtown Roseville, California. To address this issue, this project provided two tools. First, the project provided a tool with a friendly interface for calculating parking demand for each parcel based on its land use, and for different time periods. Second, the project provided a tool for assigning each parking space to the parking demand within specific time period using ArcGIS Network Analyst extension. The tool used a location-allocation technique with random selection. These tools enable the user to model different scenarios for better decision making. (16424 kB)
Parking Modeling: A project to calculate areas with inadequate parking (Poster)

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