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New York City Parking Ticket (Credit: CBS 2)

Ask Asa: Strategies To Cope With Unfair Parking Tickets

That dreaded orange paper stuffed underneath the windshield is an unwelcome sight to nearly 10 million New Yorkers who receive parking tickets each year. CBS 2’s Asa Aarons provides a few little-known strategies to help you cope with unfair parking tickets.


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Report: New Booting Technology Targeting Scofflaws To Debut In NYC

If you owe more than $350 in unpaid parking tickets, the city is going to try an alternative to towing.


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Nassau County Considers Ways To Collect Unpaid Traffic And Parking Fines

The County’s failed to collect $10 million in unpaid red light camera fines as well as $26 million in parking tickets and $44 million in traffic fines.


A parking sign at the St George Ferry Terminal (Credit:CBS2)

Staten Island Commuters Cry Foul Over Parking Tickets

It’s park at your own risk on Staten Island. Thanks to a sneaky sign at the St. George Ferry Terminal drivers are getting $95 tickets, even though they’ve already paid the $8 daily parking fee.


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Comptroller: People Not Paying Parking Tickets In Nassau County

Comptroller George Maragos says the county is owed over $80 million.


A proposed task force could help cut down on the number of parking tickets given out in the Big Apple (credit: CBS 2)

Cash-Strapped New York City To Eliminate Plea Bargaining Parking Tickets

A cherished parking ticket perk is about to bite the dust — the victim of hard times right here in New York City. Gotham is putting the brakes on a program that gives parking scofflaws a break.


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Local Lawmakers Push To End ‘Free Parking’ For Diplomats In NYC

A group of local lawmakers are pushing to eliminate diplomatic immunity for parking, instead moving to get foreign representatives to pay for their tickets. It’s a multimillion-dollar problem, as some say the diplomats are getting a free ride.


Village Hall - Farmingdale, NY (file / credit: Village of Farmingdale)

Farmingdale Tries To Woo Visitors With Fewer Parking Tickets

One Long Island village is trying to get you to shop and dine there by easing up on the law.


Snowed-in Port Chester residents say their cars, like this one, are being ticketed for a lightly enforced ordinance requiring that spaces not be occupied for over 24 hours.

Snowed-In NY Residents Complain Over Parking Tickets

As if the blizzard wasn’t enough, now some New Yorkers are being forced to pay for it. Police in one Westchester community have started writing tickets for vehicles still stuck from Sunday’s storm.


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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.


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NYC Cracks Down On Parking Scofflaws

New York City is making new efforts to go after hundreds of thousands of parking ticket scofflaws.


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Former NJ Judge Sentenced For Ticket Fixing

A former New Jersey municipal court judge has been sentenced to probation for fixing parking tickets. Wanda Molina, the former chief judge of the Jersey City Municipal Court, also received a 364-day prison term in the sentence imposed Friday.