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Initial results in for parking ticket amnesty program

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio - The city brought in about $40,000 through a parking ticket amnesty program that ran through last week.

As of Saturday when the amnesty period ended, 3,916 paid tickets were counted at $10 a piece.

Almost half of those tickets were paid on Saturday between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m.

Nearly 500 people paid more than $20,000 between Monday and Friday.

If the tickets had been collected in full with the late fees that triple the cost of the ticket, almost $117,500 could have been collected.

The city clerk's office has not finished counting the number of tickets paid.

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