Some time ago I talked to a Moscow taxi driver. First we discussed Moscow traffic jams (well, this is an obligatory topic of any conversation in Moscow). Then I asked how they put things in order with parking cars on the roadside. So, he told me that the City Hall has signed a contract with private companies that record parking violations around the city and send them to the traffic police. He says that unnoticeable cars or motorcycles silently drive up to an incorrectly parked car, take a photo, put a parking ticket under the windscreen wiper and leave.
They make it quietly, calmly, without scandals. Nothing... Read more