Monday, February 19, 2018
TKC BREAKING AND EXCLUSIVE NEWS!!! DOWNTOWN KANSAS CITY PARKING CRACKDOWN THREATENS MASSIVE INCREASE IN FINES & LEGAL TROUBLE!!!
Thanks to KICK-ASS TKC TIPSTERS, our blog community was FIRST to break news of City Hall contracting with private companies to increase parking enforcement in and around the Downtown Kansas City loop.
And then, we offered a glimpse of the legislation already approved and underway.
Now . . .
TOP ECHELON KANSAS CITY INSIDERS WARN OF A KANSAS CITY PARKING CRISIS THAT WILL COST DOWNTOWN VISITORS BIG BUCKS AND PRESENT VERY REAL LEGAL CHALLENGES FOR THOSE WHO IGNORE FINES!!!
First and foremost . . .
Metro drivers must be on notice: Tickets from private companies are REAL and carry the same kind of fines as those issued by police i.e. you'll go to jail if you don't pay them.
Expect legal challenges on this topic but City Hall has already cleared cash for legal defense of this issue as City Hall depends on collecting greater fees amid toughening economic times.
Here's the kicker . . .
THE PRICE OF KANSAS CITY PARKING TICKETS IS SOON TO SKYROCKET THANKS TO THE PRIVATE COMPANY CRACKDOWN!!!
As always, it's safer just to read the fine print and make sure a parking spot is legal . . . But people are often in a rush when the park downtown. And so, higher fees and companies that offer even worse customer service than City Hall will be carte blanche when it comes to this crackdown. Like it or not: There is very little chance of appeal or reprieve from a private company crackdown when they make their determination on an alleged infraction.
And so . . . This crackdown slated for Spring/Summer is just another factor driving up the Downtown KCMO cost of living which continues to spiral out of control.
Developing . . .