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San Francisco's Parking Ticket Fees To Become Nation's Most Expensive

San Francisco Mayor, Transportation Chief Don’t Agree On Meter-Free Sundays

While popular with weekend drivers in the city, San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee’s request to eliminate Sunday parking meters has not found much support among city transit officials.

04/10/2014

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Downtown San Jose Parking Meters Could Double In Price

The price of parking at metered spaces could soon be doubling in downtown San Jose with the proceeds going towards payment of new high-tech smart meters.

01/28/2014

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Phil Matier: SF Mayor Lee Calls For End To Metered Sunday Parking

The city started charging for Sunday street parking last January and far exceeded the projected amount of money it was expecting to bring in.

01/15/2014

A row of parking meters line O'Farrell Street on July 3, 2013 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

$54M Contract To Replace SF Meters Raises Questions About Future Parking Costs

A $54 million contract to replace San Francisco’s aging parking meters has run into trouble at the Board of Supervisors. The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency wants to include 10,000 additional meters than the 29,000 needed to change out the existing ones.

11/13/2013

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Oakland To Dismiss Parking Tickets Issued During Strike

Although Oakland city workers went on strike Monday, some residents and visitors still received parking citations from the city that day, prompting officials to announce Tuesday that those citations will be dismissed.

07/02/2013

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Oakland Parking Officer Crosses Picket Line, Issues Tickets

City employees in Oakland staged a one-day strike Monday, prompting the shutdown of most non-essential city services. But a parking enforcement officer crossed the picket line and issued tickets.

07/01/2013

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ConsumerWatch: Do You Have To Pay At A Broken Meter?

Under state law, motorists’ are not supposed to get a ticket for parking at a broken meter. But motorcyclists who have parked at a malfunctioning San Francisco meter said they are being ticketed repeatedly.

04/01/2013

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Parking Meters Near AT&T Park To Have Longer Hours, Higher Rates

Parking near San Francisco’s AT&T Park is getting pricier in the evenings and during events at the ballpark starting next month, transit officials announced Tuesday.

02/19/2013

A woman puts money into a parking meter in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Plan For More San Francisco Parking Meters Questioned

Some San Francisco supervisors have raised questions about a proposal from the Municipal Transportation Agency to increase the number of parking meters in the city.

02/13/2013

Christmas Day Parking Enforcement In San Francisco

SF To Start Issuing Real Tickets For Expired Parking Meters Sunday

San Francisco is done with the warnings. Parking enforcement officers will begin writing tickets for expired parking meters this Sunday, city officials said.

01/23/2013

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