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 Danger of Parking your Car in Front of a Fire Hydrant
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?
5 Common Fire Hydrant Mistakes to Avoid at all Costs
If you make these fire hydrant mistakes, you’ll win a $115 parking fine A fire hydrant is a ubiquitous fact of life in NYC. They save lives, and property and help keep people safe. I can’t imagine an NYC block without one. On the other hand, NYC hydrants have been a nemesis of the driving public. […]
Is it Safe to Park within 15 Feet of this NYC Fire Hydrant?
Is this NYC fire hydrant and parking signs an ambush? The NYC fire hydrant rule is bewildering with its myriad “exceptions.” Most importantly, an NYC fire hydrant can be our best friend in fighting fires. On the other hand, a fire hydrant can be a $115 parking ticket nightmare. Check out this fire hydrant and […]
An NYC Parking Ticket_Fight or Pay?
The heroine of our story was issued a costly NYC parking ticket for a fire hydrant violation. Read her story and advise whether she should she fight or pay?