"Remember the 48 hour rule is only an agreement between the city DPW and the person with the cone regarding taking the cone off the street. It's somewhat impossible for the city to enforce anything otherwise, you can't really ticket a chair…"
"i know someone who had the exact experience in the brookside neighborhood a few weeks ago. she moved a space saver 5 days after the storm and found her car egged in the morning. interesting that retaliation seems to be a common response…"
"It's not just poor shoveling that's the problem though. On my street, it's tough to find a spot in the summer. Really, the city needs to draft a letter informing people not to save spaces (i.e. dump crap in the street), and it needs…"
"yeah... i kind of want to leave notes on people's markers now so they know they aren't supposed to be leaving them. Something needs to happen - better shoveling and less hostility. Even people removing markers need to be nicer…"
"We need to help everyone understand about the 48 hour rule. We also need the city to help with informing the public of this rule. I had a neighbor that I really like get upset last night over a spot and they did not know of the rule.…"
"The air was let out of my tires last night on Orchard Street. I was parked one house down from where I normally park because the street is a mess but there was no marker and the last storm was a week ago! These people really need to grow up. There…"
"I just received an email from a friend who had her tires slashed on Paul Gore street last night. I think people should do a better job of shoveling out street spots and then the whole space saver thing would be a non-issue. It's kind of…"
Hello - I live on Tower St and my car was "egged" on Saturday night and I am wondering if this happened to anyone else. We got back in the evening and, unfortunately, the only spots that were available had space savers in them. We are in the "don't use space savers after 48 hours" camp, so although we have dug out a spot after every snow storm, I don't use a space saver it there unless I have to go somewhere the same day. Given that the last snow storm was Wed, we moved the space saver that was…See More