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Boomer & Carton: NYC Parking Made Easy, Thanks To Craigie

After it had been established that no one was buying breakfast today, Craig decided to take a closer look at the parking situation that members of the show staff (not named Boomer or Craig) deal with on a daily basis.

WFAN–11/12/2014

Muni-meter on the Upper West Side. (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Assemblyman: City Reprogramming Muni-Meters To Accept Advance Payments

Assemblyman Dov Hikind said the city’s Department of Transportation has agreed to reprogram every muni-meter in the city over the coming months to accept payments an hour before they go into service.

10/19/2014

Kyle DeMattia parked his Jeep on the sidewalk to send a message to a Corvette driver who took up to spaces in Clifton, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS 2)

Man Sends Message To New Jersey Corvette Driver Who Takes Up 2 Spaces

We’ve all seen it – people with expensive cars parking sideways across two spaces. One fed-up man in Clifton, New Jersey, found a harmless way to get revenge.

09/24/2014

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Hoboken Officials, Residents Want To Boot The Boot Parking Ordinance

Hoboken City Council members Beth Mason and Theresa Castellano are calling for a change, arguing that giving cars the boot, including first time offenders, is an unfair ordinance.

05/30/2014

A New Jersey family says this angry note was written by an anonymous  real estate agent. (Credit: CBS 2)

Granddaughter Furious Over Anonymous Note Sent To South Jersey Couple

Some might call it passive aggressive, others may call it rude, but whatever you call it an anonymous note that landed in the mail box of an elderly Ocean City couple.

05/07/2014

A barge in the Hudson River for construction of the new Tappan Zee Bridge as seen from Chopper 880 - May 16, 2013 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

New Tappan Zee Bridge To Have Suicide Prevention Measures In Place

At a meeting Thursday night, designs were unveiled for six scenic viewing locations along the shared use path that will be protected by stainless steel netting below to deter jumpers.

03/28/2014

A barge in the Hudson River for construction of the new Tappan Zee Bridge as seen from Chopper 880 - May 16, 2013 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

Westchester, Rockland Towns Look To Build Parking For New Tappan Zee Bridge

A shared use path going in on the new bridge is expected to draw bikers, joggers and walkers.

03/19/2014

New York City Parking Ticket

‘Alternate Side Of The Street’ Parking Rules Back In Effect On Monday

For the first time in weeks alternate side of the street parking rules will be in place on Monday.

02/23/2014

A pay-by-phone meter. (credit: CBS 2)

Pay-By-Phone Parking Headed To NYC

Mayor Michael Bloomberg said New York City drivers will soon be able to pay for parking at the city’s 14,000 meters by cell phone and online.

12/27/2013

MetLife Stadium (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Super Bowl Parking At MetLife Stadium $150 A Pop

Passes went on sale Thursday at an official NFL website. It usually costs $30 to park at the stadium.

12/12/2013

New York City Parking Ticket

City Council Member Calls NYC’s Black Friday Parking Regulations ‘Disgusting’

Black Friday might feel like a holiday — but it’s not. At least not when it comes to the city’s parking regulations, WCBS 880’s Jim Smith reported.

11/29/2013

New York City Parking Ticket (Credit: CBS 2)

A Fine Myth Dispelled: City Collecting Less Cash For Violations

According to the city’s Independent Budget Office, the Bloomberg Administration is hauling in less money from fines than it did a few years ago.

08/13/2013

The Stamford train station with its parking garage across the street - July 11, 2013 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Developer Selected For Stamford Train Station Parking Upgrade

The existing parking garage, which has over 700 spaces, went up back in the 1980s, but seems to be slowly turning into a pile of gravel, WCBS 880’s Paul Murnane reported.

07/11/2013

Muni-meter

Lawmakers Approve Changes To NYC’s Muni Meter System

Under the measure, the city’s 13,000 Muni Meters would be required to deactivate when parking rules are not in effect or when receipt paper is not available.

06/12/2013

Muni-meter

Lawmakers Considering Changes To NYC’s Muni Meter System

A new bill calls for the meters to be deactivated when parking rules are not in effect or when receipt paper is not available.

05/29/2013

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