Fines

Street vendors rally outside City Hall in New York City on Tuesday, April 24, 2012 (credit: Stan Brooks/1010 WINS)

NYC Street Vendors Want Fines For Minor Violations Lowered

City council members, advocates and venders rallied in front of City Hall Tuesday morning complaining about $1,000 penalties vendors say is a big hit to their modest incomes.

04/24/2012

Electric Bicycles (credit: CBS 2)

Councilwoman Takes Aim At Electric Bikes

A city council member is vowing to crack down on illegal electric bikes in New York City. Councilwoman Jessica Lappin says that she has received a number of complaints from residents.

02/28/2012

(credit: Silvana in Mamaroneck)

N.Y. Town Considers Fines For Snow Dumped On Streets

Mamaroneck officials said snow shoveled, blown or thrown into the street blocks emergency routes and creates driving hazards.

02/10/2011

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.

12/10/2010

(Photo by Douglas Healey/Getty Images)

OSHA Fines Companies $16M In Conn. Plant Blast

OSHA imposed $16.6 million in fines stemming from 371 alleged safety and workplace violations at a Conn. power plant that exploded and killed six workers.

1010 WINS–08/05/2010

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