This truck was wrested from its parking place along the curb and pulled onto the tow truck, while all traffic on Ashley was forced to wait. Speculation from on-lookers was that more than one parking ticket might be involved. [photo]
On the south side of the block, in front of the federal building, community standards officer is ticketing cars. The block is parked full despite the clear “No Parking” signs. Officer explains that spaces had been added there when Fifth Avenue was closed for underground parking garage construction. People have not unlearned the habit.