DOT Proposed Double Parking Rule

Proposed Rules: Closed to Comments

Comment By: 
Wednesday, May 1, 2019
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The Commissioner of the New York City Department of Transportation (DOT) is authorized to promulgate rules regarding parking and traffic operations in the City by Section 2903(a) of the City Charter. The rules that DOT is seeking to amend are contained within Chapter 4 of Title 34 of the Rules of the City of New York, relating to the “Traffic Rules and Regulations.”


The purpose of these proposed rule amendments is to help reduce traffic congestion in the City of New York.  Specifically, the amendments to Chapter 4 of Title 34 are the following:


·         Section 4-08(f)(1) is amended to clarify double parking restrictions.


·         Section 4-08(l)(1) is REPEALED in its entirety.


·         Sections 4-08(l)(2) and 4-08(l)(3)(i) are amended to expand the area where double parking is  prohibited from 8th Avenue to 12th Avenue.

Public Hearing

DOT Proposed Double Parking Rule

Public Hearing Date: 
Wednesday, May 1, 2019 -
1:00pm to 5:00pm


Bid Room
55 Water St., Concourse Level, the southeast corner of 55 Water Street facing the NYC Vietnam Veterans Memorial Plaza.
New York, NY 10041