Friday, November 23, 2018

Brilliant!

Check out these pictures from Northpark.  Part of the parking lot was repaved this week, right before Black Friday.  However, one little task was forgotten.  What could possibly go wrong? 







20 comments:

Anonymous said...

No painted lines for parking spaces, recipee for chaos.

Anonymous said...

I would gladly take risk and chaos of roadways without striping if our totally inept and dysfunctional Jackson government could find a way to get the damn streets paved.

Anonymous said...

I doubt it was 'forgotten' KF. You are as idiotic cynical as many of those who make comments without thinking on your site.

There is a timing factor between paving and painting. And it could be that they were fovusing on Black Friday but rather the Christmas shopping season.

Would have been a good observation for you to post if you didn't assume that they had not the ability to "remember" to paint lines.

Anonymous said...

Not a big deal, nobody paid attention to the lines anyway.

Anonymous said...

Probably was still adequate parking without the lines. I’m finding where a larger number of people don’t pay attention to the lines anyway. This is no big deal.

Anonymous said...

You should wait 2-4 days before striping.

Anonymous said...

I would criticize Kingfish for this idiotic thread but he would just lambaste me and ask me 'why do you come on this site anyway'?

Anonymous said...

I have not been to NorthPark in years.

Anonymous said...

Looks like something Trump would do to me.

Anonymous said...

The lines are merely suggestions...

Anonymous said...

Went to Northpark for Black Friday and was pleasantly surprised by the new updates. It has a very sleek modern look and makes it a more inviting place to shop.

Anonymous said...

It’s meant to not cause offense.

Anonymous said...

That lot was reserved for Millennial Shoppers. They can't stand the emotional strain of parking rules, or suggestions.

Anonymous said...

North Park still has the best shopping in the metro area.

Cynical Sam said...

Parking lot lines lead to the lack of inclusiveness, white priviledge, income inequality, and actually they may have a triggering effect.

This leads to the requirement for the business to provide a safe space, comfort dogs, hot chocolate, teddy bears, and counselors.

Anonymous said...

This is yellow journalism. The real story is that this was part of an extensive, multimillion-dollar renovation of the interior and exterior of the mall, an eight-month project (Phase 1).

The grand opening was on November 15.

What were your comments again regarding someone finally doing some investigative reporting?

Anonymous said...

Yep. These days we're just "blurring" the lines anyway.

Anonymous said...

This is yellow journalism.

Get over yourself.

Louis LeFleur said...

FYI, the owners of Maywood Mart decided to do a major parking lot renovation the week of Thanksgiving. That's one of the worst parking lots in Jackson on a regular day. It was a nightmare. Not sure about the current status. They had some sections blocked off, some with no lines, etc.

Louis LeFleur said...

P.S. That Maywood Mart parking lot situation is unchanged this week. Actually worse than week of Thanksgiving.

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