Police to issue heftier tickets for rush hour parking

Police to issue heftier tickets for rush hour parking

Downtown rush hour parking violators will be fined $150, up from the $60 penalty.

Original Article published by the Toronto Star.  Written By:  Transportation reporter, Published on Tue Jan 21 2014

The article discusses the increased fine amounts of parking tickets in Toronto.  The city claims that it is more about compliance than revenue.  This appears to be an  attempt to crack down on individuals who fragrantly disobey the parking laws and either ignore or collect the tickets to pay off years later.

Link to original article: http://www.thestar.com/news/gta/2014/01/21/police_set_to_issue_new_higher_tickets_starting_thursday_at_midnight.html