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On-street parking studies: A case study in Zone B, Kluang Old Town Area, Johore

Termida, Nursitihazlin Ahmad and Ahmad, Nozaihan and Md. Rohani, Munzilah and Daniel, Basil David and Aman, Mohamad Yusri and Dharmowijoyo, Dimas Bayu Endrayana (2019) On-street parking studies: A case study in Zone B, Kluang Old Town Area, Johore. In: Sustainable Transportation Infrastructures. Penerbit UTHM, UTHM, pp. 1-12. ISBN 978-967-2216-77-3

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Abstract

When it comes to the urbanisation process, where street is a must, parking demand has of great importance since it is a part of transportation system. Inadequate parking allocations will contribute to other problems regarding road safety and congestion. A review of 16 studies in 11 international cities around the world shows that on average, 30% of traffic is looking for a parking space with 8.1 minutes of parking search time [1]. In addition, a survey on illegal parking done by RAC Foundation in the U.K. found that 48% of the respondents admitted to illegally parked their vehicles [2]. High parking demand is not only the main issues in commercial and business centre areas in many towns, but also in residential areas [3], resulting in no informal safe crossing points for children [2].

Item Type: Book Section
Subjects: T Technology > T Technology (General)
Divisions: Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering > Department of Infrastructure and Geomatic Engineering
Depositing User: Mr Abdul Rahim Mat Radzuan
Date Deposited: 23 Feb 2020 06:06
Last Modified: 23 Feb 2020 06:06
URI: http://eprints.uthm.edu.my/id/eprint/12692
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