Activists are upset by the mayor's decision to issue parking permits to all Department Of Education employees who own a car, or a total of 50,000 placards. Why can't teachers and school administrators use public transit like most New Yorkers?
They set a bad example for students by demanding a special perk that increases their carbon footprints.
Many teachers who drive to work likely live in the suburbs. New York City must require all of its employees to live in the city that pays their salaries. That will put them in closer touch with folks they serve.
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