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Thursday, March 20, 2014

If NY City doesn't get some global warming soon it's going to go broke. Snow causes loss of $270,000 a day in parking tickets-NY Times

3/17/14, "Costs Have Piled Up Along With the Snow of a Difficult Winter," NY Times, W. Hu, N. Schweber

"The snow triggered repeated suspensions of New York City’s alternate-side-of-the-street parking rules, delighting car owners but costing the city an average of $270,000 a day in potential fines, officials said. That added up to $4.3 million during a three-week stretch in February alone."...via Zero Hedge

Image: "The snow triggered repeated suspensions of New York City’s alternate-side-of-the-street parking rules, delighting car owners but costing the city an average of $270,000 a day in potential fines. Credit Spencer Platt/Getty Images" 









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