Lock iconRectangle 1Rectangle 2 + Rectangle 2 CopyShapeRectangle 1

parking citations RSS

parking, parking citations, parking ticket, parking tickets -

Officials in the UK are looking at possibly adding a fine for drivers that park their car even slightly on the curb. Currently, officials have to power to enforce curb parking regulations only when it impacts movement in that area or if the vehicle is parked over the yellow space line. It has, however, been illegal in London for the past 40 years. While some drivers go over the curb as a way to leave room in heavy traffic areas, the reality is they aren’t helping all that much. Some of the main issues with parking on the curb include...

Read more

New Parking Tech, parking, parking citations, parking ticket, parking tickets, Technology -

For many motorists, the only thing more frustrating than finding a parking citation on their car, is finding an immobilizing boot attached. These devices are employed for a variety of reasons, but mostly it's the result of the vehicle having accumulated a certain number of unpaid parking violations.  There are a lot of problems with this technology, frustrated motorists can do serious damage to the device, the car, and even the road if they attempt to drive with the boot attached. Furthermore, they are clunky and difficult to install quickly. They are almost as much of a hassle for the...

Read more

Event Parking, parking, parking citations, parking tickets -

I was reading an article about how they are changing the parking program around Wrigley Field in Chicago. At Wrigley, they will be doubling the price from $2-an-hour to $4-an-hour as well as, extending the hours that these fees are applicable based on the event taking place. The timing change is especially important for events such a large concerts, in which the usual 10:00 pm end to paid parking will be extended to cover the event in entirety. At first it seems as though there really is no positive benefits for those parking in these spaces. However, this surge pricing...

Read more

Event Parking, parking, parking citations, parking ticket, parking tickets, University Parking -

I read an interesting article today about a University of Kentucky program that allows students and other visitors parking on campus to pay off a standard parking citation with the donation of food and personal care items. Donations accepted will go directly to an on campus food pantry that helps support students who struggle with hunger. Last year this program brought in 2,441 pounds of food and 381 pounds of personal care items. Only one standard parking citation can be waived by donating 10 quality items, this program is available to students, faculty, staff and even visitors through March 10th...

Read more