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Atlanta Parking Protest

11Alive is taking a stand to improve the parking problems in Atlanta.
We're asking you to sign our Parking Bill of rights.
We'll print these out and take them to city leaders in an effort to fix the problems.





Atlanta Parking Headlines

City pulls controversial stadium-area parking plan

10:00 PM, Oct 30, 2013

After criticism airs on 11Alive News, the mayor's office decided to pull the ordinance residents said could create an "asphalt jungle."

Mayor Reed: "I've heard enough about PARKatlanta"

9:10 AM, Oct 22, 2013

Atlanta mayor Kasim Reed says he likely will not renew the contract for the city's parking enforcement agency, PARK Atlanta, when it expires in 2016.

Weekend street closures and event parking/travel tips

11:34 PM, Apr 5, 2013

Weekend street closures and event travel tips

City Council votes to amend parking laws

8:05 PM, Nov 19, 2012

The Atlanta City Council voted unanimously Monday to amend the city's parking enforcement laws to permit only enforcement of what the current signs specify.

Parking Bill of Rights law may get more teeth

12:58 AM, Nov 15, 2012

After Atlanta City Council adopted 11Alive's Parking Bill of Rights, questions about how to enforce the new law began to surface. A proposed amendment would give it some teeth.

Park Atlanta improves signage in front of Mary Mac's Tea Room

10:22 AM, Oct 2, 2012

Parking enforcement officers targeting disabled spots?

Online system launches for parking ticket disputes

10:46 AM, Oct 1, 2012

Online system launches for parking ticket disputes

Parking scams gaining traction in the City

12:42 PM, Sep 27, 2012

Drivers throughout the City of Atlanta should be on the lookout for a parking scam resulting in booted vehicles and hefty price tags.

Ticketed drivers don't know which way to turn

11:34 AM, Sep 19, 2012

Drivers who work near Evans Street near the Mall West End are confused about which direction their vehicles should face when parked. Either way they get ticketed.

Parking Bill of Rights unanimously approved by City Council

7:58 PM, Sep 18, 2012

More than 900 of you have signed a petition telling us that parking in the City of Atlanta needs to be improved. We've taken your concern to city leaders.

Atlanta City Council passes Parking Bill of Rights

9:25 AM, Sep 18, 2012

After 11Alive's Parking Bill of Rights unanimously passed City Council's Transportation Committee, it was passed unanimously by the full Atlanta City Council Monday afternoon.

Parking Bill of Rights moves forward, gets more teeth

8:51 AM, Sep 13, 2012

11Alive's Parking Bill of Rights, inspired by many of our viewers, is moving forward quickly. Plus, it's got a new addition.

Man vs. PARKatlanta

8:42 AM, Sep 6, 2012

The story of one man and his PARKatlanta fight. At issue - a car he doesn't own, in a place he has never been, and a collection agency that wants its money.

Appealing the parking zones in Atlanta

12:18 PM, Aug 31, 2012

There are four parking zones in Atlanta: Government, School, Mixed-Use, and Entertainment. The "mixed use" zone is the least restrictive. But it's also the least utilized. Some residents say that needs to change.

Parking problems in Morningside

10:39 AM, Aug 31, 2012

New parking problems are being reported in Atlanta's Morningside neighborhood.

You can have input on PARK Atlanta

8:24 PM, Aug 29, 2012

Hundreds of you said you were tired of parking problems in the City of Atlanta and signed 11Alive's Parking Bill of Rights. We took your concerns to the city and now it's taking action.

PARKatlanta responds to your complaints

7:04 PM, Aug 27, 2012

11Alive viewers are making a difference!  Some of you were upset by what appeared to be a double standard for PARKatlanta.

Parking enforcement officers parking illegally?

8:38 PM, Aug 24, 2012

Parking enforcement officers parking illegally?

11Alive asks Atlanta City Council about the Parking Bill of Rights

7:43 PM, Aug 24, 2012

 

11Alive asked the members of the Atlanta City Council to weigh in on what they thought of the Parking Bill of Rights. Fifty percent of them responded.

 

Atlanta City Councilmembers' responses to parking bill of rights

3:02 PM, Aug 24, 2012

Read the Atlanta City Councilmembers' responses to the proposed parking bill of rights.