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Meter? I Hardly Knew Her: The Rise and Fall of the Parking Meter

“Most people don’t really think of ‘feeding the parking meter’ as some kind of rental payment for real-estate space…we see meter fees as yet another tax.”

link:  The end of the parking meter. – By Tom Vanderbilt – Slate Magazine.