Catie Gould, Sightline Institute Recent Posts No Minimum Parking Requirements? No Problem for Fayetteville, Ark. By Catie Gould, Sightline Institute | Feb 25, 2022 | No Comments In 2015, the city council of Fayetteville, Arkansas, adopted a radical but simple idea: do away with minimum parking mandates and let businesses decide how much parking they need. How did that work out? Yes, Even Walmart Wants to Build Smaller Parking Lots By Catie Gould, Sightline Institute | Dec 30, 2021 | No Comments At the peak of its parking investment, Walmart was building six parking spaces per thousand square feet of store. But that's changed.