David Frankel

A car boot - Chicago, IL - Aug 1, 2002 (credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

NYC To Test New Tire-Locking Clamp

New York City plans to test a tire-locking clamp that scofflaws could unlock themselves with a code after paying their fine over the phone.


NYC parking ticket

Online System To Make Fighting NYC Parking Tickets Easier

Not only is getting a ticket expensive, but it’s a hassle if you are trying to dispute it. Now, a new system may make it easier to prove your case.


NYC parking meter

City To Parking Violators: ‘We Just Want Your Money’

With its finances in tatters New York City is on the warpath to collect at least some of the $5 billion people owe it — including $440 million in outstanding parking tickets.