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The battle for Boston’s parking spaces

Mon Mar 21 14:13:52 EDT 2016 | Boston.com
It doesn’t matter if you are a resident of Boston, commute to work downtown, or are coming in for a Sox game—parking in Boston can be a real chore. This is only made worse by the occasional snow bank or roving construction crews that take up countless spaces for weeks at a time. With plenty of new office buildings rising across the city’s skyline and companies like G.E. moving their headquarters here, parking in Boston may soon become a blood sport. Knowing where the open spaces are and how not ..

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