Albany's biggest parking ticket scofflaws

parking_ticket.jpg

Let three of these slip and the city considers you a scofflaw.

So when we were looking up info on the Albany Parking Ticket Amnesty, we noticed a link at the bottom of the Parking Violations page: "CITY OF ALBANY TOP 20 SCOFFLAWS." And what do you know, there are some people who really need amnesty.

The list is after the jump.

The Parking Violations Bureau tells us this is a list of the 20 people (21, actually) with the highest number of outstanding tickets (that's why some who owe more are lower on the list.) And by the way, the city considers anyone with three or more outstanding tickets to be a scofflaw.

list from Albany Parking Violations Bureau website

Wondering if you're in danger of ending up on the list? The city has posted a list of people with outstanding tickets. But it comes with a catch: Parking Violations Bureau says it doesn't update very often.

Comments

I can't believe it! Pantaloons is on that list.... her real name is Janine Philpot.

This is kinda creepy.

I thought that the city booted you after 2 unpaid tickets. Are these people perma-booted, or just really good at hiding their cars?

Of course, I checked the list of outstanding tickets for the names of my friends who exclaim, after being ticketed, "I'm not paying this!" while ripping the ticket into shreds. I was always amazed at their rebellion and lack of fear for the boot. Apparently, they're not so rebellious after all. They so pay.

Say Something!

We'd really like you to take part in the conversation here at All Over Albany. But we do have a few rules here. Don't worry, they're easy. The first: be kind. The second: treat everyone else with the same respect you'd like to see in return. Cool? Great, post away. Comments are moderated so it might take a little while for your comment to show up. Thanks for being patient.

The Scoop

Ever wish you had a smart, savvy friend with the inside line on what's happening around the Capital Region? You know, the kind of stuff that makes your life just a little bit better? Yeah, we do, too. That's why we created All Over Albany. Find out more.

Recently on All Over Albany

The Atlas of Inland Fishes of New York

There are 181 native and introduced freshwater fish species in New York State. That's one of the many, many bits in a huge new catalog... (more)

Prestigious award for Hudson chef

Zak Pelaccio of Fish & Game in Hudson won the 2016 James Beard Award for best chef in the Northeast this week. The awards go... (more)

Business workshop at Forage+Sundry

Forage+Sundry in Troy is hosting a business workshop for "makers, creatives, artists, and entrepreneurs" on May 21. It will be led by Tess Palma-Martinez of... (more)

"They almost operate like a hedge fund that conducts classes"

Farther afield, but maybe interesting because this issue pops up here, too: A group residents in Princeton (the municipality) are suing to challenge the tax-exempt... (more)

"Murder, Morals and Music" at Madison Theater

A new film series -- "Murders, Morals, and Music" -- starts at the Madison Theater next Thursday, May 12. Blurbage: The Pine Hills Film Colony,... (more)

Recent Comments

I know why I take the bus more - because it's easier to take now! Busplus from Schenec to Albany gives me a nice relaxing ride and I can do work or read my book, I basically gain an extra hour of my life. Can't wait for the navigator cards to ramp up. Much better than those ten trips.

"They almost operate like a hedge fund that conducts classes"

...has 1 comment, most recently from ace

Spring plant sales 2016

...has 6 comments, most recently from WendyG

Hugh Farley is not running for re-election

...has 1 comment, most recently from Rob

New York's (now lost) native parrot

...has 3 comments, most recently from Kashmir Csaky

An attempt to hail Uber for the Albany area

...has 52 comments, most recently from Michael