Frequently Asked Question on Parking Tickets
Can you explain the "Park Smart" parking meter program
What are the on-street parking rates in NYC
How much NYC parking ticket revenue was generated from alternate-side parking violations?
Is there a NYC Gov. Resource you recommend
Can you show me a picture of a legal vs. illegal pedestrian ramp
Can I park in front of a pedestrian ramp in NYC?
- Marked crosswalks
- Traffic signs
- Traffic devices
Can I ever park in a NYC school zone?
Can I double park in a NYC school zone?
What if I lose my NYC parking ticket hearing and my appeal?
What if I lose my NYC parking ticket hearing?
Did the original parking ticket judge make a mistake of law or fact?
There wasn't any sign saying "tow away zone"
What if I get two NYC parking tickets and my car is towed?
Will I get a refund of my towing fees, if I beat my parking ticket?
Is the expiration date on my registration a required element for out-of-state vehicles?
Are my vehicle's VIN # and color required elements?
Can I beat a parking ticket if a new parking sign was just installed?
Can 2 different parking signs on the same pole regulate the same parking spaces?
Where would I find the NYC Highway and Traffic Rules?
Where can I find information about Alternate Side Parking?
Are there separate rules that govern parking ticket hearings?
Will you please link me up with the Department of Transportation website?
Where is the parking ticket section of the Department of Finance Website?
Where can I find the NY State Vehicle and Traffic Laws?
Can I park within 15 feet of a fire hydrant?
Will I find a yellow painted curb to indicate 15 feet from a fire hydrant?
How far can I park from a fire hydrant?
What' s the defense to a bus stop parking ticket?
You are permitted to stop temporarily, and expeditiously drop off or pick-up people but not property, and skedaddle in a bus stop zone...as long as you do not interfere with a bus entering or leaving a bus stop zone. Best advice- Stay away from NYC bus stop zones. It's an ambush
Will I find a yellow painted curb to indicate a bus stop zone?
How long is a bus stop zone?
I'm standing not parking, If I'm sitting behind the wheel with the motor running, right?
Standing and Parking are the same, right?
Can I beat a parking ticket for failure to display a muni meter receipt?
Does a 5 MInute Grace Period apply to Muni-Meters?
Does the 5 Minute Grace Period apply to Alternate Side Parking Rules?
Is there a 5 Minute Grace Period?
What happens after 100 days after parking tickret is issued?
How many days do I have to submit a defense to a parking ticket?
What days are the penalties added to a parking ticket?
- $10 on the 31st day
- $20 on the 46th day
- $30 on the 76th day
Can you name the 12 No Stopping Zones in NYC?
- Traffic lanes
- Street excavations
- Elevated roadways
- Divided highways
- Bicycle lanes
- Restricted use and limited use streets
- Major roadways
Are there still any mechanical meters left in all 5 NYC boroughs?