Alternate side parking is suspended until Monday, but meters will still be monitored, the DOT said.
Meteorologists expect scattered snow flurries overnight Thursday and a bigger storm Sunday night.
Both de Blasio and Cuomo say they don't regret the abundance of caution taken.
Subway, PATH, Metro-North and LIRR service will all be disrupted. All city roads will close at 11 p.m.
Forecasters still don't know if Saturday's storm will bury the city with snow or soak it with rain.
The NYPD commissioner owned up to a decrease in enforcement of low-level offenses by his department.
Temperatures are expected to dip to 10 degrees, bringing snow and ice on Tuesday, officials said.
Throwing computers, old iPods and TVs in the trash will soon be banned across NYC.
Alexander and Emma were most popular in Manhattan, while David and Esther topped the list in Brooklyn.
Snowfall accumulation will be less than half an inch, according to the National Weather Service.
Union head Pat Lynch defended officer Daniel Pantaleo who was arresting Eric Garner when he died.
Artist RAE uses everyday items for his urban robots and character installations on NYC streets.
Mid-October through December is the best time to find a deal on rentals, experts say.
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The MTA is creating new bus routes and extending service on lines citywide due to growing ridership.
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