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No You Didn't! City Proposes To Add Street Sweeping Zones to Ticket More People

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Here's one simple step on how to lose a city's morale and trust of city government, via Kerry Cavanaugh at the Daily News:

The council discussed adding scheduled street sweeping to 8,600 miles of city streets. By installing signs that indicate "no parking" during scheduled street-sweeping times, the city could establish regular, more effective sweeping - and, potentially, earn $20 million by ticketing cars parked during sweeping times. "We have a lot of opportunity in the street-cleaning arena to provide a lot of service and provide some additional revenue as well," said Bureau of Street Services General Manager Bill Robertson.

The reason for this idea is the $406 million shortfall in the city's budget. The city of Los Angeles figure out the budget by cutting services and finding revenue sources. This should not be one of them.