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Koreatown development stirs parking concerns
Koreatown development stirs parking concerns

Koreatown resident Daniel Martinez has been driving only a few years. But he says he's already racked up eight parking tickets, five of them for parking on street-sweeping day. The 21-year-old mechanic lives on one of the 10 worst blocks in Koreatown for receiving street-sweeping tickets, according to a recent Times analysis. Koreatown was one of the five most ticketed neighborhoods in L.A. for street-sweeping violations in 2012. That poses something of a financial risk to Martinez's household, which has five out of six family members relying on cars to get to work and school. Finding a space could become even more challenging if city leaders sign off on plans for a six-story...

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