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A person walks the line during a drunk driving sobriety test - Dec 15, 2006 - Photo: Joe Raedle/Getty Images

Man Accused Of Plowing Over Lamp Post, Street Sign While Driving Drunk In N.J.

A Washington state man was allegedly driving drunk early Sunday, as he plowed over a lamp post, a street sign, a flood light, several bushes and a parking meter before finally being pulled over on the George Washington Bridge.

11/03/2013

A muni-meter in front of 345 Hudson Street - New York, NY - Apr 10, 2012 (credit: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880)

City Council Proposes Muni Meter Reprogramming To End Overpayment ‘Scam’

Currently, if a driver deposits cash into a Muni Meter when payment isn’t required, there’s no way to get a refund.

05/01/2013

City introduces new app that lets you pay parking meters by phone (credit: Stan Brooks/1010 WINS)

City Unveils New App That Lets You Pay The Parking Meter By Phone

The three-month pilot program is being tested in the Belmont section of the Bronx which is one of the most ticketed neighborhoods in the city.

04/09/2013

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.

02/20/2013

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

A.C. Officials Start Replacing Parking Meters With Kiosks To Boost Revenue

Atlantic City has started replacing parking meters with parking kiosks. Motorists get a receipt from the machine after entering the appropriate space number and paying.

04/19/2011

Parking Meter (credit: CBS 2)

Free Parking During Holidays?

Some local politicians want to give New Yorkers an early holiday gift.

11/17/2010

Parking Meter (credit: CBS 2)

Free Sunday Parking’s A Memory On UWS

Community Board 7 voted to charge for meter parking.

09/08/2010