Officials Drastically Reduce Number Of Free-Parking Placards For Disabled DriversAnother financial windfall is in store for the parking meter company that’s already fleeced city taxpayers twice. CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports.
Secretary Of State White: Ending Free Disabled Parking Is A Bad IdeaIllinois Secretary of State Jesse White is opposing an idea that would change the long-standing law that allows anyone with a handicapped parking placard to park for free all day at a metered space.
Mayor Disputing $13.5M Bill For Disabled ParkingMayor Rahm Emanuel says – for now – he is holding off on paying $13.5 million to the company that controls the city’s parking meters in connection with losses from free parking for the disabled.
Parking Spaces To Turn Green On PARK(ing) DayThis is PARK(ing) Day, a worldwide effort to turn some street parking spaces into temporary parks in order to reclaim public space.