Senator Kemp Hannon
6th District New York
Odd/Even Gas Rationing in Effect 11-9



NASSAU, SUFFOLK & NYC INSTITUTING ODD/EVEN GAS RATIONING

New System Begins Friday, November 9, 2012 at 5:00 am

 

Nassau County will join Suffolk and New York City imposing “odd/even” gasoline rationing to ease congestion and frustration at gas stations.

 

This is a temporary measure that will remain in effect until the gasoline shortage is brought under control.

 

Here are the new rules:

 

· Vehicles with license plates ending in an even number or the number “0” can make purchases of motor fuel on even numbered days.

· Vehicles with license plates ending in an odd number can make purchases of motor fuel on odd numbered days.

· Vehicles with licenses plates ending in a letter or other character can make purchases on odd numbered days.

· Commercial vehicles, emergency vehicles, buses and paratransit vehicles, Medical Doctor (MD) plates and vehicles licensed by the Taxi and Limousine Commission are exempt.




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