After that ticket appears on your windshield, you have the option to pay it or appeal it.
On Hobart Street in Squirrel Hill, parking is hard to come by, but some lucky ones have a driveway that allows residents to get their car off the street.
It sounds absurd: tickets and warning letters for parking in your own driveway.
Appealing a parking ticket in the City of Pittsburgh can add insult to injury. You have to schedule a hearing, come downtown and pay again to park.
Joe Smetana parked in Market Square, but when he came back his car had been towed away.
Some residents and business owners on Pittsburgh’s South Side feel the stepped up police patrols in their neighborhood are negatively affecting the wrong people.
While Steelers fans were thrilled with a win over the New England Patriots, some had their celebratory mood dampened when they found the unwelcome surprise of parking tickets when they got back to their vehicles.
The police chief and borough manager in Dormont are accusing the mayor of ticket fixing. It turns out the mayor has dismissed thousands of tickets over the years and now the Allegheny County District Attorney is getting involved.
Several people who live on a narrow street in Carrick have received parking tickets for parking halfway on the sidewalk.