I have read dozens of articles online stating that motorcyclists and mopedists and scooterists can park free in downtown Austin at the city pay stations as of 2009. I could not for the life of me find any official evidence of this ruling by Austin City Council. What’s worse, I asked a uniformed policeman downtown just last week if it was true. I was told, “Absolutely not.”
I finally wrote City Council and asked for evidence. Who knew that you’d have to go to American Legal Publishing Service to find local rules and regulations.
So there, Mr. Policeman. I wonder how many (if any) people have been wrongfully ticketed…