Modeling Downtown Parking Requirements With Planning Support Systems in Sheridan, Wyoming

Geospatial Technology, Community Planning and Zoning December 11, 2015 Print Friendly and PDF


Sometimes the goal of preserving and enhancing a community’s historical downtown character isn’t compatible with a community’s minimum parking requirements as dictated by zoning regulations. The town of Sheridan, Wyoming used sophisticated GIS-based planning support systems to assess the city’s parking requirements and show how these would support or impact their community’s goal of a pedestrian-friendly downtown.

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Reprinted with permission from Western Planner Resources

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This work is supported by the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture, New Technologies for Ag Extension project.