Elimination of Courtesy Tows – CBC Interview

Thank you CBC  for covering this important issue.

Taxpayers will have paid well over $1 Million in ‘free’ courtesy tows for vehicles that didn’t move during the November and December 2021 residential parking bans.

The City now provides multiple ways for residents to find out when their street is being plowed during a residential parking ban, and violators of the parking ban should not be receiving ‘free’ tows so that plows can clear our streets. I’m bringing a motion forward seeking to end ‘free’ courtesy towing. See details on the cost of free courtesy towing to taxpayers, and the motion to change this service: Eliminating free courtesy tow