Mayor Solves a Huge Social Justice Problem: Alternate-Side Parking


After weeks of New Yorkers taking to the streets demanding an end to police brutality and justice for Black Americans, Mayor de Blasio announced what he is billing as a prime social-justice effort: turning alternate-side parking into a once-a-week affair.

"We have to change the status quo on the biggest issues of fairness and justice, and right down to the everyday issues, the kitchen-table issues, the issues that affect you and your neighborhood on your block," de Blasio told reporters on Tuesday. "So, we're rethinking alternate-side parking."

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