|General Functional Requirements||
The parking element shall maintain parking lot information including static information such as hours of operation, rates, location, entrance locations, capacity, type, and constraints; as well as dynamic information such as current state of the lot, occupancy, arrival rates, and departure rates.|
The parking element shall distribute parking lot information upon request to traffic management centers, transit management centers for park and ride facilities, and to traveler information providers.
The parking element manage local dynamic message signs that display messages to travelers such as the parking lot state, number of spaces available, location of entrances, and current charges.
The parking element shall support requests for parking reservations.