San Francisco Parking. American’s are so afraid of getting slapped with a parking ticket, they tend to overestimate how long they’ll need to park and wind up overcharging themselves.
Parking woes can take a toll on more than just drivers’ wallets. 60 percent of Americans surveyed said finding a parking space stressed them out. More than 40 percent had missed an appointment due to lack of parking. Nearly a quarter said they’d actually experienced parking road-rage.
As San Francisco was recently ranked as the absolute worst city in the country for drivers, with San Franciscans paying an average of $12 for every two hours of parking, it almost feels like our lives are slipping away while we’re hunting for parking spaces.
Read more about San Francisco’s parking pain here.