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
There are a variety of reasons why you might lose ownership of a license plate. Whether you sold, lost, or transferred your plates however, it’s possible that you may still get tickets on a plate you no longer own. What do you do in this situation? Dispute it of course!
It’s very important to keep your mailing address up-to-date in your local government office. A common reason for disputing parking and camera tickets is never receiving the ticket. Unfortunately, this defense will almost never work, as ticket copies are sent to your home. If you didn’t update your address after
A common complaint we hear is about getting multiple tickets on the same day for the same violation. So, is it possible to get two tickets on the same day? Absolutely. You can even get them in the same location, but there are some cases where you may be able
Parking meters are a necessary evil that can be found throughout the City in high-traffic areas. It’s important to know how to use them, display your receipts, and what rights you have when using them. Parking meters accept quarters, dollar coins, and cards as methods of payment. You can also
One of the easiest ways to get out of paying a ticket is to catch errors made by the officer who issued it. Possibly the most common error and the one you want to check straight away is the Place of Occurrence. Issuing officers are required to enter detailed information
The City is an ever-changing place. These changes can sometimes result in things such as parking signs and fire hydrants becoming partially obscured, which is inconvenient, because these things can also result in you getting a ticket. If a sign is covered to the point that it cannot be read
It’s not uncommon to receive a parking ticket for reasons completely out of control due to medical reasons. When it comes to a medical emergency, it’s health first, car later. It sure does sting, however, to come back to a parking ticket on top of whatever astronomical bill the hospital
So you got a ticket and it’s completely wrong. Now what? Dispute it of course! But how? The City’s Dispute a Ticket page lists the ways you can dispute the offending summons. Today, we have 4 options that the average driver can explore when it comes to disputing a ticket.