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April 26, 2011

Overstay Fines

In an effort to continue to encourage good behavior and give reassurance to parking space owners that people will not stay in their space longer than the allowed schedule, we've implemented overstay fines. If someone stays past the scheduled time, they will receive an immediate $50 fine (non-negotiable), which is paid directly to the owner (100%). Plus the driver is charged an increased $5/hr charge until check-out. In addition, the driver is liable for towing because they no longer have permission to park there. This may sound harsh to a ...
April 20, 2011

New Privacy Settings

We've taken several recent steps to make sure that sharing your parking space is safer. From the beginning we only allowed registered users to see the parking space details. But now we are also hiding the address of your space from all members, unless they have added credit to their account. By adding credit, they have to use their credit card and in that process we can validate that they are a real person, with a real address. This information establishes a very strong financial identity that can be tracked in the event that any crime is ...
April 20, 2011

Recent Survey Results

Last week we asked you to fill out a survey so we could gain some much needed feedback about what motivates you to share your space and what your biggest concerns are. We also asked for you to prioritize some possible solutions that would address your concerns. Thank you for the overwhelming response. We learned that overwhelmingly the greatest motivation for most people to share their parking space, is so that they can gain access to parking all around the city. This is even more important than making money (for most people). We also got ...

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