The worst place to park in Canada: Parking ticket traps, unfair tickets (CBC Marketplace)

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We analyzed parking ticket data from major cities across Canada, more than 15 million tickets total, and reveal the top ticket traps you should avoid.


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this show has shown me how often canadians get scammed hard and don't even notice it.

Author — darkyperv34

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And the fine is low enough so people would pay rather going to the court and waste time. Bingo!! that's what I call white collar robbery.

Author — Ashish Marediya

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in germany there is a rule: sign is wrong = no penalty for "wrong parking" because the sign is wrong

Author — ManfredTheCrab

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I didn't know that Canada government is full of sleaze bags.

Author — Harry77

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That Mayor is a greedy man, he only cares the revenue of the parking cash cow.

Author — madnozz

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That mayor totally owns a part of that company

Author — Justin Tremblett

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The Curb by Fire Hydrants, should be painted with bright paint.

Author — alex hayden

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A Google Map layer that alerts people to bait traps would be handy.

Also the sidewalk / curb could be painted with a bait trap indicator.

Author — Camp Cookery

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The mayor is loving the money, bet he gets his tickets removed lol

Author — JUST GET ON WITH IT!

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"People call it a bait-trap...?"
"Yeah..."
"Do you agree with that?"

"No."

-_-

Author — Matthew

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It is time for Naheed Nenshi to be fired as a mayor. He is endorsing this scam as well.

Author — George Padilla

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7:05 everything about this guy is so punch-able.

Author — I'm Iron Man

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Winnipeg guy said its definitely a crosswalk so I say then that he has to cross there at 5:00 p.m and not stop till he reaches the other side.

Author — Garth Rice

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100 million a year, where is that money going is the questoin

Author — Kobe_Power

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What a dirty industry and any Mayor should be ashamed.

Author — Christina Harrison

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everyone everywhere is trying to steal your hard-earned money... this world disgusts me ...

Author — Марио Петров

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And then mayors start crying because nobody goes in town to shop anymore, well that's that.

Author — Pierre Alie

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He justifies using parking cash cows to keep property taxes lower that's a load of horse pucky! corrupt as they come.

Author — Sam Sung

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That ghost crosswalk seems like a money making opportunity. Walk out, get hit, sue the driver. Easy money.

Author — mceky89

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Hire a private tow truck and tow the parking ticket agency's cars away, see how they like it.

Author — Mj