David A. King is an assistant professor at Arizona State University’s School of Geographical Sciences & Urban Planning.

Valley of the Sun-Drenched Parking Space

By Christopher G. Hoehne, Mikhail V. Chester, David A. King | May 27, 2020

Despite ample research on many impacts of abundant parking — on sustainable travel, urban design, and affordable housing — to date little attention has been paid to its potentially significant consequences for urban heat.