Parking Meters

Teaneck Councilman Jason Castle is proposing more paid parking to help raise revenue for the town. (Credit: CBS2)

Teaneck Paid Parking Proposal Stirs Debate

Some of the people who run the Bergen County town say parking meters and paid parking are an economic necessity to raise additional revenue for Teaneck services — as opposed to raising taxes.


Meters have replaced free parking in the lot near the Fire Island ferry docks in Bay Shore, Long Island. (Credit: CBS2)

Many Not Pleased As Meters Replace Free Parking Near Fire Island Ferry Docks

Summer visitors to Fire Island have often enjoyed free parking on the mainland, but when business owners in Bay Shore complained that customers could not shop because of the clutter of cars.


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Plan For Downtown Parking Meters Angers Some In Bay Shore

Some are concerned the parking meters will hurt business, especially on Main Street, where they also are expected to be installed.


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Mount Kisco Parking Enforcement Officer Admits To Stealing Quarters For 5 Years

A parking enforcement officer in Mount Kisco has admitted to clearing the quarters out of the parking meters and taking some of them for himself – in a scheme that went on for over five years.


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Police: Razor Blades Being Jammed Into Rutherford Parking Meters

Police are issuing a warning about a new type of crime targeting people at random in Rutherford, N.J., CBS 2 reported.


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Complaints Force Huntington To Put Parking Meter Fees In Reverse

Officials in Huntington, Long Island, are readjusting their parking meter fees after an outcry from residents and businesses.


Officials hope that 'Print and Save' parking meters will lure shoppers back to locally owned stores. (Credit CBS 2)

Rockville Centre Prepares To Roll Out ‘Print And Save’ Parking Meters

Forget about clipping coupons. Soon, you will be able to print coupons right outside of the store.


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Community Board 3 Set To Vote On PARK Smart Parking Plan In Jackson Heights

The plan would increase the time limits on parking meters from one hour to two hours in some places, including 74th Street and Roosevelt Avenue. But it would also cost more.


Huang Do's alleged actions have left a number of parking meters "out of service". (Credit:CBS2)

Police: Bronx Man Used Glue To Exact Revenge Upon Parking Meters

A Bronx man has been accused of taking matters into his own hands when it came to parking tickets. Police say that Doc Huang Do used super glue to bust parking meters at a lot in New Rochelle.


An NYC DOT worker removes a parking meter - New York, NY - Sep 19, 2011 (credit: Alex Silverman / WCBS 880)

Age Of The Single-Space Parking Meter Ends In New York City

Time’s up for parking meters in New York City. Department of Transportation workers will remove the last single space parking meter in Manhattan today.


Penny Parking Meter - Somerville, NJ - Apr 5, 2011 - Photo: Peter Haskell / WCBS 880

Somerville, New Jersey Still Has Penny Parking Meters

What can you get for a penny these days?



Proposed Meter Hike Draws Outer-Borough Outrage

Two City Council members joined business leaders from Brooklyn, Queens and the Bronx Sunday to speak out against a proposed 25-cent parking meter hike.


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Bloomberg Drops Bomb: Parking Meter Rates Going Up

There was a new parking decree Monday from Mayor Michael Bloomberg. Drivers will no longer be “nickeled and dimed” to death when they park on city streets. Instead, they’ll need dollars.


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

Bloomberg Open To Privatizing Parking Meters

“If the private sector can do something better than the public sector, then we certainly will talk to them,” Bloomberg said.



Hoboken Gets Smart About Parking

There will soon be a few more spots to park in Hoboken as the city gets ready to switch out decades-old meters with cutting-edge multi-space meters.