Impeding access: The frequency and characteristics of improper scooter, bike, and car parking

Anne Brown, Nicholas J. Klein, Calvin Thigpen, Nicholas Williams
2020 Transportation Research Interdisciplinary Perspectives  
Many cities are grappling with how to regulate new shared mobility modes, including dockless e-scooters and bikes (i.e., "micromobility"). Transportation planners in these cities are particularly concerned about micromobility parking regulations, which have implications for the safety and mobility of riders and the general public. In this research, we investigate the parking practices as well as the frequency and types of parking violations of three types of vehicles operating on city sidewalks
more » ... and streets: e-scooters, bikes, and motor vehicles. We collected original data on 3666 escooters, bikes, motor vehicles, and sidewalk objects in Austin, TX,
doi:10.1016/j.trip.2020.100099 fatcat:fkxynhoannbqbgxfnbahy5odeq