alternate side parking

Snow and ice in Cobble Hill, Brooklyn on Tuesday, Feb. 24. (Credit: CBS2)

Wednesday Warm-Up Allows For Some Snow And Ice Removal In New York City

Taking advantage of a brief “warm” spell, an army of sanitation workers spent all day Wednesday trying to clear city streets of ice and snow. But many residents were wondering why they had not seen trucks and plows sooner.

02/25/2015

Cars are blocked by a wall of a plowed snow.  (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Drivers Dig Out As Alternate-Side Parking Rules Return For First Time In Weeks

The regulations, which allow streets to be cleaned, had been suspended due to a series of snowstorms.

02/10/2015

An alternate side of the street parking sign is seen in New York City on March 31, 2014. (credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

City Council Discusses Bill Giving Drivers Alternate-Side Parking Break

The City Council discussed a bill Monday that will allow drivers to return to parking spaces as soon as street sweepers pass through.

06/30/2014

An alternate side of the street parking sign is seen in New York City on March 31, 2014. (credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

City Councilman Proposes New Rules To Alternate Side Parking

Councilman Ydanis Rodriguez has introduced a bill that would allow drivers to park on a street again right after a street sweeper moves through.

03/31/2014

The Hoboken light rail station on Feb. 3, 2014. (credit: Billie Rama/CBSNewYork)

Another Round Of Snow Coming, But Little Accumulation Expected

The city issued precautions for more snow Wednesday, but major accumulation was not expected.

02/26/2014

An SUV is parked on a mound of snow and ice along a road on Feb. 18, 2014 in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

NYC Alternate Side Parking Rules Back In Effect

Several snowstorms forced city officials to suspend the rules for much of February, but now enough snow has been removed or melted.

02/24/2014

A man walks past a large pile of snow created by snowplows on Broadway near Lincoln Center on Feb. 12, 2015. (Photo STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Another Winter Storm Blowing Into Tri-State Area

Forecasters say snow is expected to begin falling Wednesday night and slow the commute into work Thursday.

02/12/2014

A familiar sight

Alternate-Side Parking To Resume Monday In Hoboken

Enforcement of alternate side parking rules will resume in Hoboken Monday morning, as the city works to clear away snow from parking lanes.

02/10/2013

The remains of the Breezy Point neighborhood following a fire that broke out during Sunday as seen from Chopper 880 - Nov. 2, 2012 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

Alternate Side Parking Regulations Reinstated In Most Areas Wednesday

Three areas hardest hit by Sandy will still have alternate side regulations suspended indefinitely.

11/13/2012

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Council Member Wants NYC Alternate Side Violation Sticker Ban Despite Poll Results

A new poll says a majority of New Yorkers like the sticker policy, even though the City Council recently voted to get rid of it.

02/09/2012

Port Washington alternate side parking

Parking Battle Brewing In Upscale Port Washington

If you live in New York City you know all about alternate side of the street parking, enabling streets to be cleaned. But residents in one Long Island community could soon see their own version of the rule for a completely different reason.

06/14/2011

A New York City street sweeper. (Credit: CBS 2)

NYC Mulling ‘Sweeper Cams’ To Catch Alternate Side Parking Violators

They’re catching red light runners and bus lane violators – now, New York City may use “sweeper cams” to ticket people who disobey alternate side parking regulations.

06/13/2011

Alternate Side Parking ('Sugar Pond' via Flickr.com)

Eye On New York: Mouth Off To Montone

In this segment of Eye on New York, New Yorkers mouth off to 1010 WINS’ John Montone about everything from public tennis court fees to alternate side of the street parking.

02/27/2011

Parking Meter (credit: CBS 2)

NYC Council Proposal: Agents, Prove Traffic Tickets Are Legit

With bike lanes and pedestrian plazas popping up everywhere, drivers feel like an endangered species in New York City. But the City Council wants to change that.

02/15/2011

Mayor Defends Road Repair Cuts Amid Pothole Explosion

Following record-breaking snowstorms, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg faced bumpy questions Wednesday about recent cuts to road repair workers.

02/09/2011

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