parking meters

Time running out on parking meters
Time running out on parking meters
News Alexa Altman 1/18/2012 at 9:18AM

Cruisers of Queens, keep your quarters. The infamous blue muni-meters, sporadically popping up along sidewalks across the borough, may soon be the only way to keep pesky parking tickets at bay. While many popular strips have ditched the vintage meters – including Steinway Street in Astoria – areas like Cross Bay Boulevard in Howard Beach [...]

More people pedaling in NYC
More people pedaling in NYC
Health Billy Rennison 12/14/2011 at 1:36PM

As New Yorkers spin their wheels thinking of ways to save money with the nation in the midst of a recession and gas approaching $4 per gallon, a record number of residents are spinning a different set of wheels. The New York City Department of Transportation (DOT) announced recently that biking has doubled over the [...]