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.