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Alternate side parking hearing

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NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) - The New York City Council is holding a hearing on Monday to consider allowing drivers to return to parking spaces once the street sweeper passes. 

As the rules stand now for Alternate Side Parking, residents must move their vehicles to allow city workers to clean roadways. 

Many drivers wait in their cars for the full 90 minute Alternate Side Parking rule to expire. 

Often double-parked during a busy weekday, residents are hoping the city council allows them to avoid wasting time sitting in their cars.


It also could cut down on double parking and pollution from idling cars.



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