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Drivers get a break as parking tickets decline

PARKING TICKETS IN BOSTON

Locations with 2,500 or more tickets, January 2009 through November 2011

BY DAY OF THE WEEK

  • Monday

    530,876
  • Tuesday

    855,375
  • Wednesday

    814,537
  • Thursday

    822,281
  • Friday

    847,497
  • Saturday

    463,520
  • Sunday

    67,012

BY TIME OF DAY

  • Midnight

    90,792
  • 1 a.m.

    65,316
  • 2 a.m.

    57,477
  • 3 a.m.

    32,888
  • 4 a.m.

    23,100
  • 5 a.m.

    19,788
  • 6 a.m.

    23,465
  • 7 a.m.

    35,736
  • 8 a.m.

    419,154
  • 9 a.m.

    286,330
  • 10 a.m.

    289,274
  • 11 a.m.

    347,363
  • Noon

    518,374
  • 1 p.m.

    380,729
  • 2 p.m.

    272,118
  • 3 p.m.

    238,269
  • 4 p.m.

    288,849
  • 5 p.m.

    288,498
  • 6 p.m.

    180,496
  • 7 p.m.

    258,718
  • 8 p.m.

    84,867
  • 9 p.m.

    85,361
  • 10 p.m.

    62,759
  • 11 p.m.

    51,377
Patrick Garvin, Javier Zarracina / Globe Staff
Sources: Arizona State University journalism professor Retha Hill; Mass.gov; City of Boston; National Park Service

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