excess parking

Happy Buy Nothing Day, everyone!

Our neighborhood shopping center has an enormous parking lot that sits mostly empty most of the time. Maybe they built it for holiday shopping? How did it look today for #blackfridayparking?


looks full but there are plenty of spots available


see, lots of parking


and this side is almost completely empty.

There’s even a Christmas tree lot taking up tens of parking spaces, and still no shortage of parking. At least it’s an acknowledgement of the excess parking.


Is this Christmas tree lot a good use of space? I suppose it could be. It sure would be nice if there were a farm stand there the other 11 months of the year.

Verdict: what a waste of money, space, and impermeable surface.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s