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Category Archives: The Expired Meter In The News

The Geek Joins Outside The Loop Radio Thursday Morning

CDOT filled over 150,000 potholes from 2010 through 2012.Outside the Loop Radio‘s Mike Stephen has a real problem with Chicago’s pothole epidemic.

Not surprisingly, so does that idiot the Parking Ticket Geek.

Stephen invites the Geek on today’s episode of Outside the Loop Radio for a bitch session about potholes and to discuss the new ParkChicago app that launched earlier in the week.

Tune in to Outside the Loop Radio at 10 AM on WLUW 88.7 FM or stream it here.

Listen Up! Parking Ticket Geek Joins WBEZ’s Afternoon Shift

The nice people at WBEZ’s Afternoon Shift asked that oddball character the Parking Ticket Geek, to come down to their swanky Navy Pier studios to talk parking issues Tuesday afternoon.

The discussion ranged from the newly launched ParkChicago app, restoring paid Sunday meters, street cleaning and general tips on how to fight Chicago’s parking tickets.

Thanks to Niala, Kathy, Joyce and the entire Afternoon Shift staff for inviting the Geek down. It was a lot of fun.

Have a listen
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Geek Joins Nick D Show On WGN Radio 720 AM Saturday Night

old-radioThere’s plenty of fun things to do on Saturday night.

Some people may go to the movies, out to dinner, see a play or hit a bar or night club.

But why bother with fun stuff like that when you can listen to the Parking Ticket Geek on WGN Radio 720 AM Saturday night?

The Geek joins Nick Digilio at after 8:30 PM. We’ll talk about all the crazy driving and parking things in the news and of course, answer your parking ticket questions.

Tune in to 720 AM or stream WGN right here.

Geek Talks Snow Related Parking Tickets On Outside The Loop Radio

Snow warning signHas all this snow been driving you insane?

It’s certainly been a challenge for motorists in Chicago.

The Parking Ticket Geek joins Mike Stephen, the host of Outside the Loop Radio, Thursday morning at 10 AM to chat and vent about all the crazy snow related parking tickets and other driving issues.

Listen or stream Outside the Loop Radio on WLUW 88.7 FM at 10 AM.

Join The Geek Saturday Night On WGN Radio 720 AM

WGN Radio's Nick Digilio

WGN Radio’s Nick Digilio

What are you doing Saturday night?

Many people may be going out to see a movie, a play, a concert or just have a nice dinner and a drink somewhere.

Well, if you’re not doing anything Saturday between 8:15-9 PM, tune in the Nick Digilio Show on WGN Radio 720 AM.

The Expired Meter’s dimwitted mascot, the Parking Ticket Geek will be on with the charming and hilarious Nick D. to talk about all things driving in Chicago and of course, help callers with parking ticket advice.

So tune in after 8 PM Saturday night to WGN Radio 720 AM or stream it here.

Video: The Expired Meter On CAN-TV’s Issue Forum-Part 2

Here’s Part 2 of a recent conversation The Expired Meter’s nitwit publisher The Parking Ticket Geek had with Frank Avila, the host of CAN-TV‘s Issue Forum.

The two discussed the city’s notorious parking meter lease deal, the new speed camera program, ways to possibly avoid speed camera tickets as well as tips for fighting improper parking tickets.

Here’s Part 1 of the interview with the Geek if you, like many, many others with much better things to do, happened to have missed it.

Video: The Expired Meter On CAN-TV’s Issue Forum

Frank Avila, the host of CAN-TV‘s Issue Forum interviewed The Expired Meter’s publisher and resident nutjob, the Parking Ticket Geek recently.

The two discussed the city’s notorious parking meter lease deal, the new speed camera program, ways to possibly avoid speed camera tickets as well as tips for fighting improper parking tickets.

This is part one of the interview.

Parking Ticket Geek Is On The Air Saturday Night On WGN Radio

Nick D. behind the microphone at WGN Radio 720 AM

Take two.

A last minute change in programming has the Parking Ticket Geek joining Nick Digilio Saturday night on WGN Radio 720 around 9 PM.

After a twenty plus years anchoring the evening weekend shift for WGN, Nick D. was recently bumped up to overnights from 2 AM to 6 AM.

But thankfully, management decided to let Nick keep his highly entertaining Saturday evening show.

But tonight, the Geek and Nick will be talking tickets–parking, red light camera and speed camera–along with all sorts of other stuff.

Of course, the Parking Ticket Geek will be doling out his idiotic parking ticket advice to listeners.

If you want to call in, WGN’s call in number is 312-981-7200.

Hey! If you missed the show live, here’s the Nick D. podcast of the show.

Speed Cams & 70 MPH Speed Limits On Outside the Loop Radio

The Parking Ticket Geek pops up on Outside the Loop Radio Thursday morning at 10 AM.

The Geek and OTL’s always gracious host, Mike Stephen talk about the city’s new speed cameras, the speed limit being increased to 70 mph, Ashland Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) and how the city agreed to discount one woman’s parking debt by $100,000.

Tune in to WLUW 88.7 FM or stream it live.

Geek Joins Nick Digilio Saturday Night At Midnight On WGN Radio

WGN Radio's Nick Digilio

The Parking Ticket Geek joins Nick Digilio at the stroke of midnight on WGN Radio 720Saturday night.

Nick D. and the Geek have LOTS to talk about this time around.

Things like the city’s new speed cameras, the $100,000 parking ticket debacle, new traffic laws coming your way and of course, answering lots of people’s parking and driving questions.

Make sure you call in and hassle the Geek on the air.

Tune in at midnight or stream it here.