Parking at App’s Reach

Photo: Hannah Whitaker/New York Magazine

NYC Broken Meters (free)
Lists every broken meter in the city. Legally, you can park at one free for an hour.

PrimoSpot Parking ($2.99)
Tells you if a nearby block has less restrictive parking rules.

ParkShark (free)
A community of “parking citizens” posts locations of vacated spots.

I Parked Here ($2.99)
Geo-tags your car’s location and displays a countdown to meter expiration (for Nokia Ovi only).

Parking at App’s Reach