Commercial real estate managers prepare for the post COVID-19 era with a.Lot Parking Solutions

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Badly hit parking industry to recover by using smart, touchless and fully digital technologies by a.lot Parking.

SEATTLE, Feb. 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Changing parking behavior due to COVID-19 left parking lots empty all across the country. A.lot Parking , a provider of comprehensive one-stop shop parking technology solutions, is solving these challenges to make sure commercial real estate and parking owners are ready to grow their asset value as soon as the pandemic eases.

It is becoming apparent that the office hours of commercial real estate tenants are not getting back to pre-COVID levels. Many employees already successfully adapted to shift work or a mix of home and on-site office hours. The post-pandemic parking will require more flexibility and potentially more complex management of parking access permissions. A.lot Parking offers a solution – the digital cloud-based system enables multiple ways to set dynamic pricing or to authorize and accommodate various parking needs of customers, employees, vendors and associates. The system provides high level of flexibility to the drivers as they can use a mobile app or a website

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GROOMS GARDENING: Prepare now for spring gardening | Local News

We are 10 days into January 2021. Everyone is hoping this will be a much better year than 2020. We are all tired of staying at home, not getting to meet friends and eat out and all the other small pleasures of life.

Gardening is a pastime that does not involve others, most of us are socially distanced when we are gardening and it’s very healthy exercise. We are forecast to have another week about like this past one, cool days and chilly nights.

Although it seems to have come very quickly, it is time to start planting your spring bedding plants from seed. If you like to grow your own spring transplants, starting early will produce strong young seedlings when it’s time to plant.

Some spring flowers can be planted outside from seed now. Larkspur and all types of poppies prefer not to be transplanted once they have germinated. Prepare the soil, scatter the seed over the loose soil, water the seed gently into the soil and keep the area moist until after the plants have germinated and are a few inches tall.

Larkspur does well in this area if planted early enough to bloom before the heat arrives.

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