Parking – The Ultimate Demand Repellent

In the retail and service industries, parking is always a concern. The consensus of the general population will make this statement as an argument for more parking the majority of the time, leaving the maximum side of the spectrum wide open. However, providing too much parking can have adverse effects on demand, not to mentionContinue reading “Parking – The Ultimate Demand Repellent”

Deadwood Windshield Tour

This almost didn’t happen, but luck would have it, I had some time to drive around Deadwood while the little man napped in his car seat. My observations: First impression of course was that it was a lot like Cripple Creek, Colorado. A lot of old historic building transformed into casinos. The first pass throughContinue reading “Deadwood Windshield Tour”

A Downtown Stadium: Keys to Success

The question for cities is often: What is the silver bullet for the revitalization of a Downtown? There are always answers, but often, they are misguided and wrong. There is not one single universal answer. As a matter of fact, the idea of a silver bullet is pure blasphemy. However, the dialogue has started inContinue reading “A Downtown Stadium: Keys to Success”