​​​​Reverse Angle Parking

There is a new way to park in Charlotte. With reverse angle parking (RAP) or back-in parking, you will back into a space so that the front of your car is facing the street. This method has been used across the country. You will see reverse angle parking on Commonwealth Avenue between Pecan Street and The Plaza and on Ridge Road in Prosperity Village.

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How to reverse angle park.

Reverse Angle Parking 

Reverse Angle Parking is easy as 1-2-3!

  1. SIGNAL right to park.
  2. Pull forward and STOP.
  3. REVERSE and back-in to the space.