The Village of Norridge has begun putting together a village parking
inventory for all public and private parking lots. The inventory will
allow the village to determine whether each parking lot meets all
regulations for such things as size and number of handicapped spaces.
The inventory will also allow economic development to help sell
properties by providing the prospective buyer with the amount of parking
spaces available for customers.
By using the aerial imagery that the Village of Norridge
acquired, every space in every parking lot is accounted for. The spaces
are then linked to their respective parking lots. By linking the spaces,
the village has the opportunity to easily and quickly sort through
categories such as handicapped and paid parking spaces. Using GIS has
allowed the Village of Norridge to put together a village wide parking
inventory to help police village regulations and help spur economic