State of the States

If your state or regional parking association is not represented here please send your State of the State Digest items to IPI's Membership Director, Mark Gedris at

 Carolinas Parking Association

The Carolinas Parking Association will hold its 2010 Fall Conference and Vendor Show October 27-29, 2010 at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Greenville, South Carolina.

The Fall golf tournament will be held at Pebble Creek Golf Course on October 27th, 2010.  Up to 36 players may be registered.

Complete information, including accommodations and conference schedule is available at

 New England Parking Council

New Englanders, mark your calendars!  The New England Parking Council has several exciting events planned:
• First Annual Golf Tournament!  Tuesday, October 26th at Newton Commonwealth Golf Course in Newton, MA
o 18 holes of challenging and good spirited golf
o Sumptuous Texas Barbeque Luncheon
o Prizes, prizes, prizes!
o Just $50 for members!
o Sponsorships are available! for more info.

• Second Annual University Forum!  Friday, November 5th at Harvard University.
This one-day forum will be packed with university-specific content. 
Spend the day with your peers and colleagues! 
Presenters will include case studies and best practices. 

• First Annual Hospital Forum!  Thursday, February 3rd, 2011 at Mass General Hospital in the Charlestown Navy Yard.
The Municipal and Educational Forums were so successful last year that we've added a Hospital Forum!
The day will be geared to hospital parking and transportation issues, challenges, and solutions!

NEPC Educational Forums include lunch and are FREE to members! for more info.

• 20th Annual Parking and Transportation Conference!
o When:   March 23rd and 24th, 2011
o Where:   The Royal Sonesta Hotel in Cambridge, MA
o What:  Our biggest & best conference yet! for more info.

 Texas Parking Association

The Texas Parking Association is currently making plans for the 2010-2011 Roundtable and Networking Sessions. Liliana Rambo, CAPP, and her staff are in the midst of working out details for our next session. Please check our website periodically as TPA will continue to hold these FREE sessions throughout the year so if you are not a member, please sign up so you can receive the email reminders. If you are interested in sponsoring an upcoming Roundtable and Networking Session or if you have suggestions on topics you would like to acquire more knowledge on, please forward that information to Liliana Rambo, CAPP at

We would like to welcome our three newest members to TPA, G. Hansel with Hansel, LLP, Renee Brown with DFW International Airport, Cameron Cooper with Siemens.

The next board meeting will be held October 19, 2010. The board will decide the date and hotel for upcoming 2011 Conference and Expo that will be held in Dallas, Texas. More information will be provided through our email blast so please make sure we have your information online.

All TPA members should be receiving their email notice soon about their membership renewals, so please make sure you meet the deadline date of December 31, 2010 and forward any updates to the emails listed below in case you do not receive this information.

Please visit our website to discover all the benefits and features we as an association can provide for you and your company. We also invite you to email us any presentations you would like to be presented at our next TPA Conference and Expo. Also forward any information such as articles, your business and industry news, accommodations, promotions plus job openings in Texas to or Also see recent job postings at



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