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City boot program hits south Queens
City boot program hits south Queens
News Philip Hertling 8/08/2012 at 8:09AM

The Smart Boot program, which locks up the cars of ticket scofflaws, hit southern Queens last Monday after being launched in Brooklyn six weeks ago. Paylock, a parking enforcement company, has city authorization to place a yellow wheel lock on the cars of parking/traffic violators with more than $350 in unpaid fines. The no-bid pilot [...]

City scofflaws to face the boot
City scofflaws to face the boot
News Alexa Altman 6/19/2012 at 12:54PM

Motorists with multiple parking tickets might soon find a pesky boot anchored to their car wheel as the city revs up to roll out its wheel lock program. The initiative, set to begin in north Brooklyn on Monday, June 25 and spread to the outer boroughs over the summer, targets scofflaw vehicles – those with [...]