Most motorists complain about Civil Enforcement Officers (traffic wardens to many) as if they are predators whilst ignoring the fact that they, the driver, are typically the problem to others.

Cruising, looking for parking spots, snarls up neighborhoods and traffic jams waste that most precious of assets- time.

Good article here on parking solutions and how they contribute to smart cities, better productivity and a calmer life. 

See how the  Borough of Islington  applies analytics to driver smarter parking in North London