parking

No ticket while getting your ticket
News Michael Pantelidis 1/24/2012 at 1:31PM

New legislation is aiming to please drivers by “parking” many of their muni-meter tickets. The City Council recently passed a bill that will spare commuters the stress of receiving a parking ticket while retrieving their muni-meter receipt. Prior to the bill, if a driver presented a valid receipt to a traffic enforcement agent, there was [...]

New parking regulations to help businesses
News Michael Pantelidis 10/11/2011 at 12:56PM

Commuters utilizing the muni-meter lots on Queens Boulevard in Sunnyside are having their parking plans curbed by the Department of Transportation (DOT). Councilmember Jimmy Van Bramer joined DOT Commissioner Janette Sadik-Khan and other local elected officials on September 29 to announce that 60 muni-meter parking spaces on Queens Boulevard and 40th Street underneath the No. [...]

New parking regulations to help businesses
New parking regulations to help businesses
News Michael Pantelidis 10/05/2011 at 7:29PM

Commuters utilizing the muni-meter lots on Queens Boulevard in Sunnyside are having their parking plans curbed by the Department of Transportation (DOT). Councilmember Jimmy Van Bramer joined DOT Commissioner Janette Sadik-Khan and other local elected officials on September 29 to announce that 60 muni-meter parking spaces on Queens Boulevard and 40th Street underneath the No. [...]

Incensed by parking meter increase
News Billy Rennison 10/05/2011 at 7:21PM

Queens drivers are reaching deeper into their pockets — more often — to park around the borough “I have to constantly feed the meter, when I can barely feed myself in this economy,” said Theresa Bulgosi as she shopped along Vernon Boulevard. City motorists now get only 15 minutes for a quarter — $1 for [...]