Archive for May 6, 2016
Too much street sweeping is actually causing problems.
Jersey City’s road sweeping services are being utilized too much and it’s beginning to cause some issues.
Working with private street sweeping companies has much more benefits than cities who don’t take everything into account.
Jersey City is sweeping their streets four times a week and it’s leading to drivers receiving parking tickets of about $50.
“I’ve owned a car in a couple of different places, Chicago and Washington, D.C., and I have never seen the streets swept as frequently as they are in Jersey City,” Stepleton, who lives downtown, said. “Given the way I’ve seen people get tickets, it’s hard to get away from thinking it’s just a revenue scheme.”
In 2015, parking tickets in Jersey City totaled more