The abuse of parking placard privileges by city workers is "out of control," and seriously hurting business and the quality of life downtown, a city councilman charged yesterday.
PARKING PERKS DRIVING DOWNTOWN CRAZY: POL
Stu Loeser, a spokesman for Mayor Bloomberg, noted that the mayor has "consistently" told city workers not to abuse their placard privileges. Loeser also reiterated that the city is collecting data about the number of placards issued, with an eye toward addressing the problem.
Hey Bloomie, maybe you can start cracking down on that instead of placing a commuter tax on workers in the outer boroughs.
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