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Thousands of revelers gather in Times Square to celebrate the ball drop (credit: Jemal Countess/Getty Images)

Police Issue Reminder On NYE Road, Subway Stop Closures

Whether you’re trying to get to Times Square to see the ball drop or you’re just trying to make your way elsewhere, officials have a reminder that some roads and subway stations have been closed.

12/31/2012

The remains of the Breezy Point neighborhood following a fire that broke out during Sunday as seen from Chopper 880 - Nov. 2, 2012 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

Alternate Side Parking Regulations Reinstated In Most Areas Wednesday

Three areas hardest hit by Sandy will still have alternate side regulations suspended indefinitely.

11/13/2012

New Rochelle City Hall (credit: Google Maps)

New Rochelle Considers Nixing Free Parking For City Hall Workers

If your employer made you pay to park at work, you’d probably be pretty upset.

10/10/2012

Bellmore Long Island Rail Road Station - Sept. 28, 2012 (credit: Sophia Hall / WCBS 880)

Hempstead Residents Get Help Parking At Bellmore LIRR Station

Residents of one Long Island town can kiss the days of circling for a parking spot at the train station goodbye.

09/28/2012

MetLife Stadium (credit: Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Tailgating Parking Tips For MetLife Stadium

Take it from the pros, to get the most out of tailgating at a Giants game, you’ve got to know the ins and outs of MetLife Stadium’s parking lots. Stadium regulations are designed to support the fan experience and keep people safe. Once you’ve got the rules down, you can concentrate on partying and rooting for your team.

09/20/2012

Henry Hudson Bridge Toll Plaza (file / credit: Google Maps)

WCBS 880 Special Series: Your Future Commute – New Tolls

The future will not be free. There will be tolls. But how you give up your money will change.

09/12/2012

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Port Jefferson To Let You Pay For Parking By Phone

The only catch is that drivers will drivers will have to pay a 40-cent surcharge each time they use the app.

09/12/2012

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NYC Booting Pilot Program Begins Targeting Ticket Scofflaws In Brooklyn

The city is testing out the boot program for the next three to six months with the hope that it will be more convenient for everyone. But some already want to give the boot to the boot, calling it unfair for drivers.

06/25/2012

Handicapped Parking (file / credit: clipart.com)

Lawsuit Challenges Passaic City Fee For Handicapped Parking

The city of Passaic has been hit with a lawsuit challenging an ordinance that charges residents a $50 annual fee for the use of handicapped parking spots, WCBS 880’s Levon Putney reported.

06/15/2012

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

Muni-Meter Grace Period Coming In September

Parking agents will be required to invalidate tickets on the spot if the driver can produce a muni-meter receipt purchased within five minutes of when a ticket was issued.

04/10/2012

Muni-meter

NYC City Council Set To Discuss Bill On Use Of Unexpired Muni-Meter Time

The bill would allow drivers to hold on to their receipts and park in spaces with the same meter rates.

04/09/2012

Main Street - Nyack, NY - Mar 9, 2012 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Parking Could Be Free When You Go Out To Dinner In Nyack

Visitors to downtown Nyack may soon see a change in the village’s parking rules.

03/09/2012

Jason Alexander as George Costanza on "Seinfeld" (credit: Getty Images)

Brooklyn Parking Scheme Echoes ‘Seinfeld’ Episode

A parking scheme has allegedly been in effect in Park Slope, Brooklyn for over a year, and frustration is building.

02/17/2012

Metro-North President Howard Permut - Cortlandt, NY - Feb 15, 2012 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Cortlandt Metro-North Station Adds 700+ Parking Spaces

It’s not everyday that hundreds of new train station parking spaces open up in Metro-North territory, but that’s what has happened at the Cortlandt station.

02/15/2012

Handicapped Parking (file / credit: clipart.com)

Cash-Strapped Passaic, N.J. To Charge Handicapped Residents For Parking Spots

Passaic, like most cities, is faced with serious budgetary problems and is trying to find ways to bring in new revenue. Its latest plan goes after disabled drivers, and many are not pleased.

02/10/2012

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