Parking ticket rules are confusing as are those bewildering parking signs. Here’s a chance to test your knowledge and learn how to avoid those costly tickets.
Can you beat a sidewalk parking ticket? Yes, you can, but it is quite challenging to figure out a winning defense. Here is a step-by-step guide on how to beat it with winning examples.
Parking rules can be difficult to understand Parking rules are found in: Traffic Rules, 4-01 and 4-08 et seq. Rules of the City of NY Chapter 39, Title 19 The Traffic Rules, Title 34, Chapter 4 were promulgated by the Commissioner of Transportation while the Evil Empire issued the rules in Title 19, Chapter 39 […]
NYC parking tickets and the Winter Olympics NYC parking tickets. Imagine the courage it takes to stand on top of an incredibly high mountain, with ski poles in hand, and prepare yourself for a huge jump or a downhill race. Imagine navigating the chaos of NYC roadways trying to find empty parking spaces without getting […]
Proposed parking laws that are awaiting action by the NYC Council I make it a habit to periodically check the proposed parking laws waiting for action by the NYC Council. It makes me furious every time I see a useful parking law being ignored. Here’s a link to the NYC Council legislation page where you can […]
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: On Google Street view you […]
Parking tickets Christmas celebrated in January Warriors issued a bunch of parking tickets because muni-meters were not programmed to accept your money on days street cleaning rules were suspended due to snow. In other words, you parked in a location that morphed from an illegal to a legal parking space because street cleaning rules were […]
Metes and bounds description of the place of occurrence can be a true friend of the NYC driving public If ignored, a metes and bounds description can be like the pit of misery. I absolutely love the Bud Light commercials where the king gets presents from his adoring countrymen. The first two people in line […]
Why did our client get a no standing parking ticket? What follows is Susan’s no standing parking ticket story: Susan was running late and was a little discombobulated. Gail, her daughter, had an audition for a role in Universal Kids at 5 pm. She pulled up in front of her house, called Gail on her […]
Parking ticket quickie quiz tests your knowledge of parking rules I know many students are on school break and worker bees are on vacation this time of year. No one may want to take a parking ticket quickie quiz this week. But, the Evil Empire works to take you money 24/7. And, what you don’t […]