Video: Report Idling Vehicles, Get A Cut Of The City's Profits
George Pakenham, an environmental activist and banker, has been doing this since the 1970s. Now his snitching has become rather lucrative.
Updated: Apr 1, 2019 5:34 PM
Ask A Native New Yorker: How Do I Get Rid Of Ambulances Idling Outside My Apartment?
This week's question comes from a New Yorker who is sick of the ambulances idling outside his apartment, but feels guilty complaining about it.
Updated: Apr 22, 2016 3:30 PM
De Blasio's Position On New Car Idling Bill Remains Hazy
The mayor's SUVs sometimes idle up to an hour outside the Park Slope Y.
Updated: Mar 31, 2015 5:14 PM
NYC's Tough Idling Law Would Totally Improve Air Quality If Cops Enforced It
Out of the 10 million parking tickets issued each year, traffic enforcement agents have only issued a few thousand idling tickets. And environmentalists are steamed.
Updated: Jun 15, 2012 5:04 PM
Driver Found Dead Inside Bus Idling At Port Authority For 5 Hours
NJ Transit bus driver Thomas Truex, who had 26 years on the job, was found dead in his idling bus at the Port Authority bus terminal yesterday.
Updated: Aug 1, 2011 2:01 PM
Food Truck Vendors Lash Out at Proposed City Council Bill
Ashley Fischer Yesterday the City Council held a hearing on proposed
Updated: Jun 17, 2010 4:37 PM
New Bill Could Be Big Trouble for Food Trucks
Wafels and Dinges (Oliver 62's Flickr) City Council members Jessica Lappin
Updated: Jun 9, 2010 5:53 PM
Man Steals Cop Car; Drives to La Guardia
An unapologetic prankster heisted a cop car that was left running
Updated: Jan 30, 2010 3:19 PM
Bloomberg's Idling SUVs Routinely Soil the Air
In April, Mayor Bloomberg signed a bill giving New York the
Updated: Jul 23, 2009 11:58 AM
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