Councilman Vincent Gentile

Curb painted red indicating a no parking zone. (credit: Clip Art)

NYC Councilman Wants Curbs Painted Red In No-Parking Areas

Parking is prohibited within 15 feet on either side of a fire hydrant and the Brooklyn Democrat said the paint would eliminate guess work for the public and traffic agents.


Parking meters are seen on the Upper West Side - New York, NY - Jun 20, 2008 - Photo: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880

Brooklyn Lawmaker Wants To Sync Meter, Alternate-Side Parking Rules

Councilman Vincent Gentile is proposing a bill requiring parking meter rules be suspended citywide on all legal and religious holidays when alternate-side parking regulations are scrapped.