By Alex Ellefson on May 11, 2016 04:54 pm It appears that the NYPDÂ has been regularly ticketing legally parked cars, and the error is a huge boon for the city. Ben Wellington, who runs the data site I Quant NY, explored a little-known rule, adopted by DOT in 2009, that allows motorists to park in front of sidewalk pedestrian ramps not connected to a [...]
By Alex Ellefson on May 11, 2016 11:29 am With summer almost in full bloom, Assemblyman Steven Cymbrowitz called a meeting with local party boat owners to praise their diligence addressing quality-of-life issues and noise complaints. The Assemblyman’s tone was notably different from last year, when he said the boats were dropping off rowdy, drunken partiers on the waterfront â€” creating a nuisance for [...]
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