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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

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

San Francisco’s Parking Tickets Now Most Expensive In Country

Drivers who fail to heed the meters in San Francisco will now be hit with the priciest parking tickets in the country.

07/01/2013

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SFMTA Hikes Fees And Fines For Muni And Parking Starting July 1

The SFMTA is raising Muni Adult fast passes by $2 and most parking fines by $3. An expired meter in Downtown will cost $75, while in other place in the city will run $65. The cost of removing a boot will be $312 and parking in a disabled zone will cost a violator $900.

06/21/2013

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Battle Brewing Over Sonoma County Beach Parking Fees

The California Department of Parks and Recreation was appealing the Sonoma County Board of Zoning Adjustment’s denial of its plan to install self-pay boxes at 14 beach parking lots from Salt Point to Bodega Head on the Sonoma Coast.

06/17/2013

Real estate agent Sean Sullivan stands in the recently-sold parking space. (Courtesy - San Francisco Chronicle).

Parking Spot Sells For $82K In San Francisco Building

The 8- by 12-foot parking space is in an enclosed garage in a condominium building. The spot in the city’s trendy South Beach neighborhood sold last week for $82,000.

06/13/2013

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SFMTA Moves Toward Ban On Overnight RV Parking

The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency voted on Tuesday to move ahead with a program to limit the parking of oversized vehicles on the city streets.

06/05/2013

Flightcar's SFO location. (CBS)

ConsumerWatch: Startup Lets SFO Travelers Rent Out Cars While On Vacation

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX 5) – Car sharing has arrived at San Francisco International Airport, and so far more than 650 travelers have tried it out. Flightcar started up operations a few months ago in a […]

05/23/2013

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Committee Suggests Series Of Changes To SF Disabled Parking Policy

People with disabled placards that allow them to park at certain street spaces in San Francisco for free soon could have to feed parking meters like everyone else.

05/21/2013

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Some Napa Residents Upset About Upcoming Bottle Rock Music Festival

Not everyone in the city of Napa is happy about the upcoming Bottle Rock Music & Arts Festival, which is bringing some of the biggest acts in music to the North Bay.

05/01/2013

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