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Parking Quiz: Curbing Your Wheels With Enthusiasm

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 La Bua, to dish out weekly tips on navigating the ins and outs of city parking.

Think you know EXACTLY when and where to curb your wheels? Take this week's parking quiz from David La Bua and find out!

Parking Quiz Answer: What Does It Cost Giants Fans to Park During Game Day?

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?

A) $150 

B) $100

C) $75

D) $50

E) $0

Parking Quiz: What's the Average A Giants Fan Will Spend On Parking During A Game?

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 La Bua, to dish out weekly tips on navigating the ins and outs of city parking.

In honor of the Giants kicking all sorts of butt last night (and hopefully again tonight!), David La Bua has a special Giants-themed parking quiz that could score you some FREE parking around AT&T Park. Take the test now--we'll post the answer in a few hours!

How much should you expect to spend on parking if you are going to see the SF Giants?

Parking Quiz Answer: Which Violation Makes SF the Most Money Each Year?

A few hours ago, parking know-it-all David LaBua, author of parking bible Finding the Sweet Spot, dared you to guess which parking mistake makes our fair city of San Francisco millions of dollars per year.

Question: What is the most frequently cited parking violation in San Francisco?

A) Meter violations. 

B) Street sweeping violations

C) Double parking by commercial trucks

D) Parking your vehicle in the wrong direction

E) None of the above

Parking Quiz: Which Parking Violation Makes SF the Most Money?

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 La Bua, to dish out weekly tips on navigating the ins and outs of city parking.

Question: What is the most frequently cited parking violation in San Francisco?

Parking Quiz Answer! How To Park Downtown

A few hours ago our parking guru David LaBua, author of Finding the Sweet Spot, provided you with a little parking quiz about the secret to easy downtown parking. Here's the solution to a new era of stress-free commuting to work!

Parking Quiz: Downtown Parking

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 La Bua, to dish out weekly tips on navigating the ins and outs of city parking.

For those of you who work downtown and commute by car, listen up: there are more parking spots out there than you know about. We'll post about where they are and how to spot them in a few hours, but for now, test your parking IQ with this quiz (we'll post the answer to the quiz in a bit as well).

What percentage of moving traffic in the SF business districts are drivers searching for curbside parking?

How to Navigate Multiple Signs on One Post: Answers Revealed!

A couple of hours ago our parking guru David LaBua, author of Finding the Sweet Spot, provided you with a parking quiz. Here, he explains how to avoid getting a ticket when multiple signs inhabit one post.

Says David:
Multiple signs on one signpost can be confusing and are worthy of an extra moment of review. In this example, you’ll learn what a difference a few inches can make. If approached methodically, you can be sure that you won’t get a ticket or be towed. Let’s break this multi-restriction signpost down one sign at a time, clockwise, from the top left.

Parking Quiz: Navigating Multiple Signs on One Post

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 La Bua, to dish out weekly tips on navigating the ins and outs of city parking.

Question: It’s Tuesday at 2:15 p.m., and you park to the right of this multi-signed post.  Can you park here safely without being ticketed or towed?

For extra credit, and five bonus points: 
When can you park here for more than one hour? 

 

What's the Mother of All Parking Rules? The Answer Has Come!

Earlier, our parking guru David LaBua, author of Finding the Sweet Spot, hinted at a parking rule so unknown that even a lifelong resident of San Francisco probably couldn't name it. Did you guess what it was? The answer can save you hundreds in parking ticket fees!

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