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
Similarly to general no stopping zones, general no standing zones exist throughout the City, as well. Unless otherwise posted or directed by a law enforcement officer, stopping is allowed at a general no standing zone, but standing and parking are not. Remember the following no standing zones to avoid unnecessary
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
Many high-traffic parking spaces in New York City are regulated by parking meters. All parking meters accept quarters, dollar coins, parking cards, and the ParkNYC app. In addition, many meters also accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover cards. Some parking meters, however, accept none of the above payment methods,
Your vehicle registration type can have a big impact on what sort of tickets you can get where and when. You can even get a ticket just for registering your vehicle incorrectly, so make sure to pay attention to the following rules: Passenger to Commercial To have a car, truck,
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.
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: