parking quiz answers
Just before lunch, our parking guru David LaBua challenged your knowledge of how the SFMTA can punish you and how they can't, so you can be vigilant in light of their new plan to make $100 million off city drivers this fiscal year.
Which of these is not a real parking law for which you can be ticketed?
A) The 72-hour law
B) The 3% law
C) The 18 inch law
D) The 100 foot law
E) The 4 hubcap law
F) The 1.72 degree law
A couple of hours ago, David LaBua, author of Finding the Sweet Spot, asked you fine readers when the first parking meter was installed in our fair city. Here, we unveil a little history lesson that answers just when parking on the streets of San Francisco changed forever.
When was the first parking meter installed in San Francisco?
Just before lunch, our parking guru David LaBua, author of Finding the Sweet Spot, asked just how hard it is to get your car back once it's been towed, because, let's face it--it is. He also made a cool flowchart to help you through the confusion and panic that immediately results after realizing your car is gone. Check out the quiz answer and flowchart below!
How Many Steps Does it Take to Recover Your Vehicle if it is Towed?
C) 33 1/3
E) All of the above and possibly none of the above
It's no secret that parking in the city is a bitch. So we've enlisted local parking guru and author of Finding the Sweet Spot, David LaBua, to dish out weekly tips on navigating the ins and outs of city parking.
Last week's parking quiz raised a lot of questions and concerns about just what the heck to do once your car's been towed. How do you get it back? Are you sure it's been towed? David La Bua has crafted a handy flowchart (to be revealed in a few hours) and quiz to help you through tough times. Answers after lunch!
Earlier today, our parking guru David La Bua, author of Finding the Sweet Spot, asked which happens more in our fair city: getting your car towed, or stolen? The answers are revealed below, and Mr. La Bua's got some good and bad news for you car drivers. What did you guess?
1) How many cars are towed per year in San Francisco?
2) How many cars are stolen per year in San Francisco?
A bit ago, parking guru David La Bua, author of Finding the Sweet Spot, asked you guys to guess how many red light cameras there are in the city, plus a bonus question of how long red lights actually last. Did you guess correctly?
How many red light camera intersections are there in SF?
Bonus Question (Essay): How long does the typical red light last?
A few hours ago, in honor of us crazed Giants fans everywhere, our parking guru David La Bua, author of Finding the Sweet Spot, cooked up a different kind of true-or-false questionnaire asking Which Is More? between the beloved SF Giants and the much-loathed SF Parking world. What did you guys guess? Here are the answers!
Earlier today, our parking guru David LaBua, author of Finding the Sweet Spot, quizzed you on your Giants game parking knowledge. Here's the quiz answer, plus insanely valuable tips for parking around AT&T Park that you might not want to share with your friends!
How much should you expect to spend on parking if you are going to see the SF Giants?