No standing signs can be found all over the City, but it may not always be clear how they affect your vehicle. The following dedicated use signs indicate that the space may be used only for the stated type of vehicle. So if your vehicle does not meet the criteria
As the mercury drops and snow begins to fall, special rules can go into effect temporarily to help the City cope with inclement weather. When the Commissioner of New York City declares a state of snow emergency, the following goes into effect: Standing and parking become prohibited along certain streets.
As you already know, signs rule the street when it comes to parking. Unfortunately, these signs don’t always agree, so what’s a motorist to do? When in doubt, refer to the newest sign. According to the New York City Department of Transportation Traffic Rules: (6) Paper or other temporary signs.
In the world of parking tickets, knowledge is power. It especially helps to know some of the lesser known parking rules when it comes to avoiding or disputing parking tickets. For example, how long does a New York City block need to be before two parking signs are required? Answer:
Double parking can be convenient for a variety of reasons, whether it be to quickly pick up or drop someone off or when you’re in a rush and just can’t find a spot. Double parking rules, however, are stricter than you may imagine and may be an easy way to
Owning a vehicle isn’t cheap, so many people opt to rent or borrow for infrequent trips. What happens, however, when the vehicle receives a ticket? Who is responsible and who has to pay? Lent Vehicles Lending your vehicle to someone, whether they be family or friend, comes with obvious risks.
Sometimes, life can throw unexpected challenges our way that cause bills, including parking tickets to pile up. If you can’t afford to get booted or towed, but also can’t pay off your tickets in good time, a payment plan may be the answer for you. What is a payment plan?
It’s easy to run into difficulties when navigating government websites. The number and similarity of options available can be overwhelming. It’s important to pay attention to details, especially when money is involved. Municipalities across the US use a similar barcoding system when issuing parking tickets. The New York City Department
One thing we can all agree on is that coming back to that ominous orange envelope on your windshield can ruin an otherwise good day. We can also all agree that it’s important to pay bills on time. However, not everyone knows what the City of New York considers to
Accidents and emergencies are part of life and can show up at any time. And if they show up while you’re driving, they can lead to a parking ticket. Fortunately, there are some cases where you may be able to win a dispute. Disabled Vehicle If you find yourself illegally