| Jun 2, 2014
The Chicago Transit Authority will require more frequent security patrols at its parking facilities in a move to help commuters feel safer, as well as demand quicker turnarounds to fix burned-out lighting and make upgrades, under a contract that is open...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 6:54 PM
Despite landing fees and parking revenues coming in lower than anticipated, Bob Hope Airport managed to end last fiscal year almost $150,000 ahead of budget projections, buoyed by rentals and film-shoot fees, according to a financial report released...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 8:23 PM
Bob Hope Airport's new parking structure, meant to replace the 1,000-plus parking spaces lost as the airport builds a new transportation center, opened earlier this month.
The structure is being used exclusively by the airport's valet parking service...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 4:35 PM
Apparently there is a limit on how much people are willing to pay to pamper their car and save a few minutes, even in car-crazy L.A. An effort at Bob Hope Airport in Burbank to provide super luxury valet parking......
| Mar 14, 2011
| 9:11 AM
One of the recent Frugalista columns in the Chicago Tribune was about strategies for parking in Chicago -- for free or at least for less than people usually get stuck paying.
The column drew some thanks from drivers, but, as I expected, I also got...
| Feb 2, 2011
| 11:00 AM
Travelers are returning to KCI to find their cars buried in snow. KCI has re-opened after being shut down on Tuesday afternoon because of the snow. Now the airport is partnering with Standard Parking to help people dig out.
Man parking lots and cars...
| May 8, 2012
| 6:45 PM
In the first full month since American Airlines pulled out of Bob Hope Airport, parking revenues at the airfield fell by 8.6% in March, officials reported this week.
While the drop is steeper than what the airport has seen in recent months, airport...
| Dec 7, 2011
| 7:55 AM
The Bob Hope Airport Authority voted unanimously to go with a new parking contractor, agreeing with a staff report stating Standard Parking would provide better service, but the decision may reduce staffing levels.
Airport staff pointed out at an...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 8:36 AM
Apparently, no one is willing to plunk down $14,600 a year for a private valet parking spot at Bob Hope Airport.
After only about 40 days as the parking contractor at Bob Hope Airport, Standard Parking this week recommended that officials put the...
| Mar 14, 2009
| 4:30 PM
Mariano Rivera just threw batting practice for the second time this spring. He faced Colin Curtis and Justin Leone. he threw 40 pitches. It seemed much improved over his last time out. Rivera will next pitch in a game, likely......
| Jun 24, 2009
| 4:45 PM
(WGN-AM)- The widow of a parking attendant who died of a heart attack while working outside Toyota Park in Bridgeview sued the stadium and its owners Wednesday, saying it took almost half an hour for an ambulance to arrive.
Lawrence Bus, a 53-year-old...
| Oct 17, 2001
Already faced with longer lines at airline check-in counters and security checkpoints, travelers to O'Hare International Airport have also been dealing with confusing and more expensive parking arrangements.
City aviation officials said the 3,118-space...