What is Engine Idling? In New York City, it’s generally against traffic rules to leave your engine idling, but there are a few details that it pays to know to avoid getting an unnecessary ticket. Engine idling means that you are running your vehicle’s engine while it’s not in motion.
Getting a $50 camera ticket for driving in a bus lane in New York City is more than enough. What happens, however, if you get more than one? The answer may surprise you if you’ve gotten multiple tickets in the past. As of February 2020, each subsequent bus lane violation
It goes without saying that blocking any part of the road when you park is a quick way to get a parking ticket or worse: towed. But there are some cases where parking your vehicle at an angle is ok. The overwhelming majority of parking spaces in New York City
In New York City, signs generally indicate no parking, no standing, or no stopping. Of the three, no stopping is the most strict. You cannot stop, stand, or park in a no stopping zone. These zones, however, are not always marked. Why not? Because they’re everywhere and are considered to
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
Signs rule on a street by street basis when it comes to parking in New York City. There are some parking restrictions that are universal, however. Unless otherwise indicated by a sign, here are the general no stopping zones in NYC. Remember, No Stopping means you may not stop, stand,
The life of a medical professional can be hectic and time is often not on one’s side, especially with the current pandemic ravaging the world. So when you need to park NOW, but can’t find a legal space, what do you do? Surely, you must have some leeway because of
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.
In New York City, it’s generally against traffic rules to leave your engine idling, but there are a few details that it pays to know to avoid getting an unnecessary ticket. Engine idling means that you are running your vehicle’s engine while it’s not in motion. Gas-burning engines produce pollutants
The bane of many drivers’ existence, school zone speed cameras often seem to be prowling on every street, waiting to catch every driver who passes by. At the end of the day, however, they exist to prevent accidents and even save the lives of pedestrians, especially children. As you know,