Nobel? Here’s Your Parking Space.

“You’ve won the Nobel Prize. What are you going to do now?”

“Claim my reserved parking space!”

Sound far-fetched? It’s actually not—check out this story about coveted reserved spaces for Nobel winners at the University of California, Berkeley. There’s a whole row of spots just for Nobel Laureates and they apparently came about after one well-known honoree said parking was his first wish after winning the prize.

We keep saying it but it appears the smartest people already know—Parking Matters.

1 thought on “Nobel? Here’s Your Parking Space.

  1. Time Magazine in 1964: “In a rueful moment, University of California President Clark Kerr once defined his three main headaches as ‘sex for the students, athletics for the alumni and parking for the faculty.’ Now sex and sport seem simple concerns, compared to parking—for everybody.”

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