5 NYC Driveway Mistakes that Spell Disaster

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Are you parking in front of a NYC driveway and risking a $115 parking fine? What’s worse than getting a $115 parking ticket for blocking a NYC driveway?…Trying to exit your driveway, and having some inconsiderate driver blockade you in. NYC driveway blocking is a dangerous activity, with both the blocker and blockee risking life and […]

Does NYC Parking Ticket Data Astound you?

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Shocking NYC parking ticket data for Fiscal Year 2014 The astonishing number of parking tickets issued, and stupefying amount of revenue generated from NYC parking tickets never ceases to amaze me (despite regularly perusing the C.A.F.R. and Mayor’s Management Report). In 2014, 8.5M parking tickets were issued in the City that never sleeps with  a […]

Don’t Park in NYC until you read this

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Park in NYC after learning the fundamental rules of the curb Is the art of picking a safe space to park in NYC an acquired trait? Or Is your DNA wired to speed read, process confusing data, and make sound decisions 100% of the time? In case you’re like me, and we’ve got to learn […]

3 Really Dumb Questions to ask about NYC Parking Tickets

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The subject of NYC parking tickets generates a whole bunch of questions NYC parking tickets are fraught with passion, exasperation, and questions. I’ve experienced all three. Here are some questions to cogitate. 1.  What day of the week does “Black Friday” fall on this year? Black Friday is the official start of the holiday season […]

3 Costly Parking Ticket Mistakes & How to Fix ‘em

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These 3 recurring parking ticket mistakes will cost you a bunch of money The Evil Empire is betting against the NYC driving public, and winning big time. Approximately 6M parking tickets are paid “no questions asked” every year. In other words, lazy wins. I urge you to carefully examine your parking ticket for omitted, misdescribed, […]

Are you Shocked to Learn about Towing Abuse in NYC?

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NYPD supervisors are promoting towing abuse in NYC with strong-arm tactics An article published in the NY Daily News last year about towing abuse in NYC by quota-minded police supervisors blew past me in a cloud of boots. However, with the holiday season approaching and Black Friday just around the corner, it’s a good time […]