Will I get a parking ticket if I park in front of an illegal driveway? If I do, can I beat it? But, how do I prove that the driveway is illegal?
An NYC parking ticket drains your cash flow and wrecks havoc with your blood pressure. Here are some confusing parking scenarios you may encounter and how to avoid costly parking mistakes
How many precious on-street parking spaces will NYC allocate to car-sharing cars? Currently, it’s about 300. But, if the two-year pilot program is successful there may be a significant increase in the number. Good for NYC? Bad for the driving community? Learn the details in this blog post.
A parking ticket mistake about proving the place of occurrence Joe was flabbergasted. He returned to his chariot after a meeting and found an orange epistle under his wiper for parking within 15 feet of a fire hydrant. It must be a parking ticket mistake because there wasn’t a fire hydrant anywhere near his parking […]
Should people who work for NYC and drive a city car be accorded special parking privileges? Like, when they park in front of a fire hydrant every day and don’t get a ticket? Here’s a story about one such employee and what it took to stop his bad parking behavior.
Legislative news about proposed laws and rules I strolled down the cyberspace corridors of the NYC Council looking for legislative news and found some proposed laws and rules that would have a major impact on your parking life in NYC. My recurrent question always is, “will these proposals see the light of day?” Probably not. […]
Will issuing blocking the box tickets significantly reduce traffic congestion? In an effort to meaningfully cut down on traffic congestion, Mayor DeBlasio initiated a program called, “Clear Intersections.” His strategy is to boost enforcement of blocking the box tickets, and: Target fifty intersections for stricter enforcement Install signs that say, “Don’t Block the Box” Add […]
A parking ticket was issued to destroyed plates Here’s a story about a parking ticket, a wonderful couple who sold their chariot and turned in their license plates to the NY DMV in 2013. They were given a receipt for their plates and a promise that the plates would be destroyed. Fast forward to 2017, Our […]
A Texas couple got an NYC parking ticket What’s so unusual about that? Their car was never in NYC Parking Ticket Land, never, ever! What did the Texas couple do? They received a notice in the mail from the Evil Empire stating they owed a fine for a parking ticket. They requested a hearing to […]
The Evil Empire recently renovated their “Dispute a Parking Ticket Online Tool.” But were the renovations simply a fresh coat of paint or were they significant changes that made it easier for the driving public to fight a parking ticket? Learn everything you ought to know about the renovations and see what the changes look like.