Fire hydrants and parking meters curbside manners Fire hydrants and parking meters are iconic symbols of the Evil Empire’s reign of parking terror. There is a puzzling rule about how to park near a fire hydrant with its myriad exceptions. Likewise, there is a parking polka we must dance to every time we traipse off […]
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Fire hydrant quiz results help you become master of the curbside parking universe Whoever crafted the bewildering fire hydrant rule is a master of exceptions. The rule itself is easy. You are prohibited from parking within 15 feet of a fire hydrant. But, can you park closer if: There is a driver sitting behind the […]
An NYC fire hydrant ticket is your reward for parking too close to a fire hydrant. You earn the privilege of paying a fire hydrant ticket of $115 to the Evil Empire. Yikes! But, how close is too close? Supposing you stay seated behind the wheel of your car at 1 pm on a bright, […]
The owner of a BMW in his infinite wisdom parked directly in front of a fire hydrant for 4-days. He also possed a fraudulant “USPS” placard.
However, Parking Ticket Land decided to rain on his parade. There was a fire and the fire fighters broke his windows to gain access to the fire hydrant.
Fair or foul?
NYC fire hydrant ambush that will catch you every time This NYC fire hydrant is a parking ticket waiting to happen. Where is it safe to park? How do you measure 15 feet? There was a fascinating conversation on Reddit about 11 months ago. A member asked the following question: [alert type=”info” icon-size=”hide-icon”] Illegal hydrant? […]