As part of the city’s Flexible Housing Program, which helps house homeless families, the gifts will be given to kids during the holidays.
The initiative allows drivers who get a non-public safety parking citation between October 19 and November 16 to pay the fee by donating a new, unopened present of equal or higher value than the ticket cost.
Not all ticket types are eligible for the programme.
The following tickets are not included:
– Any disability-related infraction
– No Stopping/No Standing
– Red curb
– Walkway 18″ from the curb
– Double parking
– Obstructing alley
– Improper proximity to junction, crosswalk, or stop/yield sign
– No-parking locations
– Bike lane