Bloomberg: Sell off Parking to Private Sector

MAYOR BLOOMBERG Wednesday said the city will privatize the operation of its parking meters if the price is right. Signing a deal with a private contractor would in all likelihood wipe out many of the jobs of workers who collect money from meters — but the mayor said that should not be the city’s main concern.

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