This month in parking history: September

September 2, 1666.

A small english bakery catches fire. Down the road, Sir Nigel Frumpybrough’s poorly-parked horse blocks the single neighborhood fire cart from reaching the burning building.

The Great Fire of London would go on to eventually claim over 10,000 homes…

Written by Peter V.
Peter is an L.A.-based designer, blogger and daily commuter. He explores what causes parking to suck in urban environments, how to bring about parking regulation changes, and the latest advancements in parking tech.