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Designing Parking Garages For a Car-less Future

Designing Parking Garages For a Car-less Future
Designing Parking Garages For a Car-less Future, The trend is part of a wider drive to rethink parking worldwide. Image © Paul de Ruiter Architects by Rien van Rijthoven
The trend is part of a wider drive to rethink parking worldwide. Image © Paul de Ruiter Architects by Rien van Rijthoven

This intriguing article on The Atlantic Cities highlights a growing trend as cities become more focused on pedestrians, bicycles and public transport: parking garages that are designed with alternative uses in mind. Developers are ensuring that these garages have "good bones", such as comfortable ceiling heights, that will allow them to be easily converted into apartments or offices in a future when many city-dwellers don't own cars. You can read the full article here.

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Cite: Rory Stott. "Designing Parking Garages For a Car-less Future" 21 Nov 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/450375/designing-parking-garages-for-a-car-less-future/> ISSN 0719-8884
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