Dr. John Marini is the author or co-author of several books, including The Progressive Revolution in Politics and Political Science; The Politics of Budget Control: Congress, the Presidency, and the Growth of the Administrative State; and The Founders on Citizenship and Immigration.
ParkDetroit requires a one hour minimum, which many consider an additional tax on the citizen. There is also a 15-cent “convenience fee” applied to every transaction. Further, the kiosk requires all drivers to enter their license plate number in order to park their vehicle.
Named for Detroit businessman, philanthropist, and U.S. Senator, Thomas W. Palmer, the area of Detroit known as Palmer Park is the site of Merrill Humane Fountain (1904), Palmer Log Cabin (1887), and the Old Spanish Bell (1793