parking tickets http://wamc.org en Park-n-Text Coming To Albany http://wamc.org/post/park-n-text-coming-albany <p>Smartphone technology is growing, with cutting edge apps aimed at drivers that are changing the way people drive — and will serve as liaisons between motorists, parking meters and vehicles.</p><p>Head to any downtown area and the first thing on your mind is "where am I gonna park?"&nbsp; Parking always seems to be at a premium in cities from Saratoga Springs to Poughkeepsie...</p> Fri, 03 May 2013 16:22:52 +0000 Dave Lucas 63805 at http://wamc.org Park-n-Text Coming To Albany Nala Woodard - Albany City Clerk http://wamc.org/post/nala-woodard-albany-city-clerk <p>It’s been said that death and taxes are the only two guarantees in life , but being unable to find a parking spot in the city in Albany is also certain. But for some city residents, who live near the state capitol and the empire state plaza, which will change next month. After almost two decades of discussion, debate and court challenges, Albany will implement a permit system in certain designated areas, beginning January 15th.&nbsp; Albany city clerk Nala Woodard is in charge of getting distributing parking permits for the new system.</p><p></p> Tue, 11 Dec 2012 17:46:28 +0000 Brian Shields 53701 at http://wamc.org New Technology Deployed To Pursue Scofflaws http://wamc.org/post/new-technology-deployed-pursue-scofflaws <p>The city of Springfield Massachusetts began using new technology today in a bid to collect more than $11 million &nbsp;&nbsp;owed it by scofflaws.&nbsp; WAMC&rdquo;s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports.</p><p></p> Mon, 09 Jul 2012 22:30:00 +0000 Paul Tuthill 42724 at http://wamc.org New Technology Deployed To Pursue Scofflaws