The New York City Department of Transportation has municipal parking lots in every borough. You can park in them during the day and only during their hours of operation. If you remain parked too long, you risk getting a ticket and lose the safety of any security the facility offers.
Traveling around New York City with disabilities can be very difficult. Fortunately, permits exist to make the experience less stressful. If you’re a disabled person driving in New York City, there are two permits that you’ll need to have for full parking benefits: a New York State disability parking permit
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.
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
Driving passengers to and fro in New York City is stressful enough. Getting a parking ticket for stopping at the wrong sign is an unneeded headache. As a taxi driver, it’s important to know the difference between a taxi stand and a taxi relief stand. Taxi Stand A taxi stand
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,
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
You find what seems to be the perfect parking spot until you look up and read the sign. And the second sign. And the third. When there are multiple parking signs, which one do you follow? Instead of finding a new spot or just taking a chance that the sign