Changing Metered Times
You say you want to replace us--
break us down, cut off our heads.
You say you just don't need us
and fill our hearts with dread.
It's happening in Chicago,
Oakland and Philly too
but for us there's no replacement
with which you can made do.
Tonight's parking meter poem has been made possible with private
donations from independent and municipal parking meters everywhere, in
the hopes that you will help save a parking meter near you.
Who would have ever thought that my first parking meter poem would lead to this? Okay, so I obsess a little...