PHOTO: “No Parking” Warning Spray Painted On Trailer
Seems like there might have been a better way to let the driver know. Image Credit: ohmygodbees
ATRI Seeking Driver Input on Parking, HOS
The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) yesterday announced they’re seeking to collect “real-world information on the daily situations and challenges drivers face in locating appropriate an safe parking. ATRI is recruiting drivers who will keep a 14-day diary of their truck parking issues.”
Georgia Town Placing Tough Restrictions On Truck Parking
A Georgia town has passed a regulation that will prohibit trucks from parking within 300 feet of a residentially-zoned property unless the truck is unloading or loading.
Jason’s Law Parking Shortage Study Results Released
The Department of Transportation has released the results of a truck parking survey put into motion by Jason’s Law and declared that truck parking shortages are a national safety concern.
Truck Parking Can’t Keep Up With Growing Number Of Big Rigs On Road
A new report shows that the number of trucks on the road has grown, but the number of parking spots for trucks has not, leaving many truckers with no choice but to drive illegally and unsafely.
VIDEO: Enough Is Enough- Drivers Deserve a Safe Haven
RunHard GetPaid’s newest video contains another valuable message; one that needs to be heard.
Walmart Speaks Out About Lonoke Truck Parking Issue
According to a Walmart spokesperson who also spoke with (and advised) the manager of the Lonoke Walmart on this particular interview, there is “No record of any accidents or unsafe behavior related to truck parking at the Lonoke Walmart – whatsoever.”
Walmart Says ‘No Plans to Ban Truck Parking’ in New Year
Aaron Mullins, Walmart Corporate spokesman, told CDLLife that Walmart has no plans to place a company-wide truck parking ban. He said truck parking decisions are made on a store-by-store basis.
Truck Driver App: Overnight Parking Walmart
Have you ever wondered which Walmart locations allow overnight parking? The app “Overnight Parking Walmart” created by AllStays, integrates with Google Maps to shows all the Walmart locations in U.S and Canada and tells you if overnight parking is permitted by marking each location with either a yellow “W” or a red “W.’
Photo: Excessive Parking Fee
Most drivers don’t mind paying a little for parking, but this is a little crazy!
What the Truck?
Apparently this guy doesn’t appreciate having toilet paper, groceries or anything else that’s brought by truck.
Washington County Moving Forward With Truck Parking Ban
On July 15, the Pierce County, Washington County Council voted in favor of a truck parking ban.
MoDOT Opens New Truck Parking Areas
The Missouri Department of Transportation Motor Carriers Services announced that the westbound I-70 truck parking area in Mineola is now open.
Alabama Man Shoots Trucker over Truck Parking
A 74-year-old Alabama man has is accused of shooting a 25-year-old truck driver over a disagreement over truck parking.
Maryland Walmart to Drivers: You Can’t Park Here Anymore
Drivers are no longer welcome to park at this Maryland Walmart. Thanks for the info, Joni Lawson!
Trucking Community Fights City’s Parking Ban, Wins Small Victory
Great job, drivers!
Georgia City To Ban Overnight Truck Parking, Calling it an Eyesore
City wants to ban overnight truck parking, calling it an “eyesore and a nuisance.”
Wyoming Releases New Truck Parking Map
The map and guide identifies parking opportunities for large commercial vehicles, such as tractor-trailer combinations, along Wyoming’s three Interstate highways – I-25, I-80, and I-90.
Parking Shortages: Is There a Feasible Solution?
The problem of creating and maintaining safe, affordable truck parking persists. What’s being done about it?
Truck Parking Webinar To Be Held
Truck parking ranked as the 8th concern for drivers. Join this free truck parking webinar.
No Overnight Truck Parking In Public Places In This Pennsylvania Town
This Pennsylvania town has made it illegal to park a truck overnight in an area owned by the township.
Call Ahead Parking Now Available At TravelCenters of America
Don’t spend hours trying to find a parking spot, reserve one ahead of time at TA.
Vermont Rest Area Now Open
Truck drivers passing through Vermont now have another parking option.
Iowa 80 Adding Additional Truck Parking
Find out how much additional parking drivers can expect at Iowa 80.
Pennsylvania Town Considering Truck Parking Ban
Finding a place to park and rest in Pennsylvania may be harder to do.
Busy Rest Areas Temporarily Closed
Rest areas along these busy highways are expected to remain closed over the holiday weekend.