Inspiration

Finding parking in manhattan is difficult. It would be convinient to be able to find available parking around your destination. This is what NYC Parking Finder was attempting to solve.

What it does

In theory, it allows the user to enter their destination and display it on a map with corresponding markers of parking in a 5 mile radius around it. This makes it easier to see what options you may have to park.

How I built it

Node, Angular, Express

Challenges I ran into

I reached the Geocoding APIs rate-limit

Accomplishments that I'm proud of

wiring up the angular and node web app

What I learned

How to wire up angular on node using express as well as using the geocoding api

What's next for NYC Parking Finder

Complete the rest of the app. Displaying map and markers.

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