New Laws And Taxes In 2020: Recreational Marijuana, Minimum Wage Increase, And More For IllinoisStarting Jan. 1, anyone over the age of 21 can buy and use recreational marijuana in Illinois. That doesn’t mean they can carry it or light up anywhere they want, though.
City Overcharging For Thousands Of Expired Meter Parking TicketsYou park, you pay, you stay too long, you expect to get a ticket. If that happens in most neighborhoods, the ticket is supposed to be cheaper than what you’d pay downtown
Paper Receipt Not Needed To Park On Chicago StreetsChicago Parking Meters is the monopoly that owns the boxes.
New Chicago Parking Meters Eliminate Need For Dashboard ReceiptChicago’s parking meter vendor is rolling out new meters that eliminate the need for drivers to place a paper receipt on their dashboard to prove they paid.
2 Investigators: More Evidence Of A Bad Parking Meter DealChicago's controversial parking meter deal has cost the city and taxpayers $41 million so far – and counting.
Ex-LAZ Parking Exec Pleads Guilty To Kickback SchemeA former parking firm executive charged with steering a $22 million contract for Chicago’s parking meters to a favored company and collecting $90,000 in kickbacks has pleaded guilty to wire fraud, court records show.
Former LAZ Executive To Plead Guilty In Parking Meter Kickback SchemeA former parking firm executive charged with steering a $22 million contract for Chicago’s parking meters to a favored company and collecting $90,000 in kickbacks plans to plead guilty, court records show.
Joliet Helps Keep Penny Parking Alive And Well In SycamoreFar west suburban Sycamore is one of the few places left where a penny still buys you a legal parking space, but Sycamore Police parking enforcement officer Giovanni Serra said it’s getting harder to maintain their penny parking meters.
LAZ Parking Executive On Leave Amid Federal Bribery ProbeFederal agents have been investigating the LAZ Parking executive on allegations he took kickbacks to steer a contract for meters in Chicago to a favored company. The FBI filed an affidavit in February to search two email accounts tied to the executive, who called the allegations “news to me” and declined to comment.
Feds Focus On LAZ Executive For Alleged Parking Meter BribeFederal agents have been investigating an executive with the firm that manages Chicago’s privatized parking meters on allegations he took kickbacks to steer a meter contract to a favored company, according to a court record obtained by the Chicago Sun-Times.
Hundreds Receive Parking Tickets Despite Paying With Park Chicago AppHundreds of drivers who thought they had paid for parking through an app on their smartphones have gotten tickets in Chicago, reports WBBM's Nancy Harty.
Pay-By-Phone Parking Meter App Expanding Citywide This SummerAfter a three-week test of the service in the West Loop, the city will begin expanding the program to the rest of the city on Tuesday.
Chicago's No 1. ... For Worst Place To Park A CarChicago is the worst place in the country to park a car, according to a new analysis of major city parking.
Enforcement Of New Disabled Parking Rules BeginsParking is no longer free for motorists with handicaps and disabilities in Illinois, unless they display a new yellow and gray placard in their windshield.
After Grace Period, Crackdown Begins On Free Parking For The DisabledCBS 2’s Derrick Blakley went to find out if drivers are living up to the law.