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
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.
The COVID-19 pandemic has brought many changes to daily City life, including street parking rules. While some leniency has been put into effect, parking in New York City is not a free-for-all. Make sure you know the rules before you park. As of right now, the alternate side parking schedule
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
Mistakes can happen in life at any time, even when you’re paying for your tickets. Maybe you and a loved one paid for the same ticket using different methods. Maybe you know your license plate ends in 23, but your fingers decided to type 32 instead. Whatever the reason, the
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
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