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New York parking tickets hit a record high this year

New York state parks and beaches have topped a record 3.2 million tickets for parking violations in the 2016-17 fiscal year, marking the first time in a decade that parking tickets have topped the $2.6 billion mark, according to a report released Thursday by the state Department of Transportation.

The department’s Parking Enforcement Unit issued 1.07 million tickets in the fiscal year that ended June 30, surpassing the previous record set in 2013-14 by 0.97 million.

The agency is in the midst of a massive push to make its parking enforcement system safer and more efficient, which it says will lead to an additional $1.5 billion in revenue this fiscal year.

Parking enforcement was responsible for 1.6 million tickets issued during the year, according the report, which was prepared by the Transportation Department’s Office of Enforcement and Research.

The city of New York had the highest number of tickets, at 1.52 million.

New Jersey and Massachusetts ranked third and fourth, with about 1 million tickets each.

The highest numbers of tickets were issued to those living in Brooklyn and Queens.

The top five boroughs, along with the city of Los Angeles, accounted for a large number of the tickets issued.

The department has been working to reduce the number of traffic tickets issued, particularly to low-income neighborhoods.

In New York City, the number was 6,065, nearly double the 5,723 tickets issued in the previous year, and the city’s highest since 2009.

The number of parking tickets issued is down from 8,085 tickets issued the previous fiscal year and down from 10,931 tickets issued from the previous three years.

The previous high was 10,863 tickets issued between 2003 and 2004.

The new record for parking tickets in a fiscal year was set in 2012, when there were 6.1 million tickets handed out.

In 2016-2017, there were 2.4 million tickets, down from 2.7 million tickets the previous two years.