parked illegally at Loves for the night

Discussion in 'Questions From New Drivers' started by GhentSaintPeters, Sep 19, 2019.

  1. GhentSaintPeters

    GhentSaintPeters Light Load Member

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    But I'm parked on the side INSIDE the lot, where trucks can still get by going both ways. I'm in the middle of a pack of 6-7 of us parked illegally. Signs say no parking. First time I've had to do it since I started trucking in January.

    PS - I'm bobtail.

    Safety in numbers, right?
     
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  2. JonJon78

    JonJon78 Road Train Member

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  3. INRUT

    INRUT Light Load Member

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    You’ll probably be fine ( up to Love’s management ). Remember that in case some local tries to overstep his authority & no I don’t condone creative parking.
     
  4. TripleSix

    TripleSix God of Roads

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    Bobtail, go grab a spot where the cars park. Much safer.
     
  5. Intothesunset

    Intothesunset Road Train Member

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    First you should have walked inside and talked to manager. Come dark you will be getting knocked on door by said manager to ask you to leave.
    Depends what loves you at as well. The new loves in South Holland(Chicago) is nuts.
     
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  6. Opus

    Opus Road Train Member

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    A couple of loves I've been to recently started enforcing the no parking thing.
    Do like Triple 6 said, find a car spot
     
  7. INRUT

    INRUT Light Load Member

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    I missed the bobtail part, park with the cars
     
  8. stayinback

    stayinback Road Train Member

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    Yeah,hard to get a spot there in the daytime.....we used to have a truckstop across thr street years ago,been closed maybe 20 years now
     
  9. Grumppy

    Grumppy Trucker Forum STAFF Staff Member

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    If someone bumps into you..... just remember..... you're parked illegally.
     
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