Parking Meters

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NightSide Weekend Commentary – A Win For The Little Guy

BOSTON (CBS) – In this Weekend Commentary, Dan Rea applauds a recent ruling allowing folks to put coins in parking meters for strangers, thus preventing the cars from getting tickets. Originally aired June 20th, 2015

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–06/20/2015

Parking meter in Keene, New Hampshire. (WBZ-TV file image)

Split Ruling On Keene, NH Parking Meter ‘Robin Hoods’

The conduct of “Robin Hoods” who feed about-to-expire meters while following parking enforcement officers is protected under the First Amendment, though the city of Keene has a right to pursue an injunction against them.

06/09/2015

Richard M. Dunn (L) and Richard E. Dunn (R) are charged with assaulting a police officer.

Accused Parking Meter Thief Had Run-In With Police At House Fire In June

Police in Taunton say they caught a Norton man in the act of stealing parking meters earlier this week.

07/28/2012

Boston Parking Meter Card

City Offering New Boston Parking Meter Card

The city’s Office of the Parking Clerk has announced the release of a new re-loadable card that commuters can use to park in Boston.

11/22/2011

(Photo credit TIM SLOAN/AFP/Getty Images)

More Boston Parking Meters Accepting Credit, Debit Cards

The city has upgraded dozens of parking meters so they now take credit and debit cards.

03/07/2011

file photo (credit: Bruno Vincent/Getty Images)

Boston Meter Parking Rates Increasing

Parking at a meter in Boston will soon cost 25 percent more. The city’s transportation department plans to start retrofitting the city’s more than 7,000 parking meters Saturday.

01/05/2011