Majority Of Towed Vehicles In San Jose Abandoned By OwnersThe vast majority of cars towed away off the streets of San Jose are never claimed by their owners because it's too expensive to retrieve them, and workable solutions don't appear close at hand.
San Jose Rethinking Towing Industry Practices As Abandoned Vehicles Pile UpThere is a push to reassess the process of towing cars in San Jose in order to reduce the number of abandoned vehicles in the city's tow yards.
San Francisco Ends Towing Fees For Stolen Car VictimsA towing contract approved by the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency on Tuesday reduces towing fees across the board and drops them altogether for victims of vehicle theft.
San Francisco Lowers Towing Fees For Stolen CarsShort of the jail, which is ironically right across the street, the tow yard is the last place you want to find yourself in the city of San Francisco.
San Francisco, Oakland Metropolitan Areas Top List Of Hot Spots For Vehicle TheftMeanwhile, San Francisco Supervisor Scott Wiener has introduced legislation aimed at helping the owners of stolen vehicles.
'TowIt' App Publicly Shames Drivers Of Badly Parked CarsA new app lets annoyed cyclists or drivers harness the power of crowdsourcing to report illegally parked cars.
San Francisco Goes Low-Tech To Warn Drivers Of Towing Rules At Metered SpacesParking in San Francisco can be confusing, and expensive if your car gets towed. So, the city is placing stickers on meters to make it easier for drivers to determine when it's okay to park in certain spaces.
Geico Banner Ad Falls From Plane, Lands On Fremont HomeAn advertising banner touting Geico insurance fell from a plane towing it over Fremont on Monday, striking power lines and landing on a home.
ConsumerWatch: Heeding Posted Signs At SF Mall Results In A TowingNext time you park in a private lot consider you may be towed even though you’ve abided by the posted signs. Two San Francisco siblings recently learned that the hard way at Stonestown Galleria mall.
ConsumerWatch: Drivers Towed In Foster City On July 4 Can Get RefundsCustomers of a Foster City shopping center who had their cars towed on the 4th of July can apply for refunds to cover the cost of their tow.
ConsumerWatch: July 4th Towing In Foster City Angers DriversMore than 50 car owners are still upset over a massive July 4th towing operation at a Foster City shopping center.
San Francisco Could Warn Drivers By Text Before TowingThe chances of having your car towed in San Francisco could be reduced under legislation proposed at the Board of Supervisors.