Muni Meter

DOT Installs Updated Muni Meters on Orchard Street

Posted November 27, 2013 at 6:10 am

The three Muni Meters in the one-block radius of Orchard and Broome were removed just before production began on The Knick. Computer printouts at the outset had warned of this. After all, the street furniture was not exactly period specific to turn-of-the-century Lower East Side. Now that filming is complete, the city returned to re-install […]

Muni-Meter Patrol Adds Another Painted Officer

Posted September 1, 2011 at 6:28 am

The Lower East Side Muni Meter Patrol recently added a third member to its esteemed ranks. More after the jump!

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Another Officer Muni-Meter Spotted on Hester Street

Posted August 12, 2011 at 6:28 am

Earlier this week, we had the distinct pleasure of meeting Officer Muni-Meter on Orchard Street just outside the Tenement Museum. He’s not alone!

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Meet Officer Muni-Meter on Orchard Street

Posted August 10, 2011 at 10:07 am

An instrument of law enforcement was itself transformed into law enforcement artwork.

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Muni Meters Invade Orchard Street

Posted February 4, 2009 at 10:18 am

The Lower East Side takes yet another step toward modernity this week. Indeed, parking meters along Orchard Street will get the axe tomorrow to make way for new-fangled Muni Meters. A fond farewell to a vanishing street icon. The cynic in me anticipates plenty of malfunctions. And happy motorists. Related Reading:Parking Meters [Vanishing NY]