License Plates

Dozens of cargo vans like this one have been parking in the Archer Heights neighborhood in spots where they shouldn't be able to park, by getting standard city vehicle stickers, instead of commercial vehicle stickers, which allow to park on residential streets only when providing a service. (Credit: CBS)

Dozens Of Cargo Trucks In Archer Heights Bucking System To Park Illegally

Cheating the system? In one Chicago neighborhood cargo vans line the streets around the clock, but the problem is they may not be there legally.

CBS 2–11/07/2012


Illinois Tollway Apologizing For Bogus I-Pass Charges

You need to take a close look at your account, if you use a tollway I-PASS. Drivers with certain license plate numbers are finding they are being charged for other people’s tolls.

CBS Chicago–08/29/2012

Handicapped Parking

Governor Signs Laws To Crack Down On Disabled Parking Fraud

Illinois is increasing penalties for those who misuse parking placards and license plates for the disabled.

CBS Chicago–07/23/2012

Indiana License Plate

Indiana Begins Offering License Plate Benefiting LGBT Youth

Indiana is now the second state to offer a license plate promoting benefiting LGBT causes.


Rod Blagojevich

T-Shirt Company Jokes About Trend Of Governors Going To Prison

A local T-shirt company is finding the humor in the sentencing for deposed Gov. Rod Blagojevich.

WBBM Newsradio–12/06/2011


Could Tollway I-Pass Someday Be Deemed Obsolete?

The Illinois Tollway system could be looking in the future about a day when you do not have to attach an I-Pass transponder to your front windshield to pay your tolls.

WBBM Newsradio–06/06/2011

License Plate

Lawmaker: Put Ads On License Plates For Revenue

An Illinois lawmaker is hoping to raise the state’s revenues by selling advertising on license plates.

CBS Chicago–02/11/2011

Cubs license plate. (Credit: Illinois Secretary Of State)

Cubs License Plates To Go On Sale

Are you such a diehard Cubs fan that you want to show it off to the world on your car?

CBS Chicago–01/25/2011