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Towing your car in Austin could soon cost more
AUSTIN (KXAN) – Pretty soon you could be paying more to get your car back if it's towed. Thursday, Austin city council will vote on whether to raise the tow rate to $ 185 for non-consent towing. Right now it costs you $ 150. Tow truck operators tell KXAN …
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Exclusive: Miami Cops Implicated In Alleged Tow Truck Kickbacks
MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Three City of Miami police officers and two Public Service Aides have been relieved of duty following an 18-month investigation into allegations they received thousands of dollars in kickbacks from tow truck companies, CBS4 News has …
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Do you know your towing rights?
Forrester says if the vehicle is not hooked up and completely ready for tow the car owner has the right to demand it dropped for free. If it is fully hooked up the car, the owner still has the right to ask for it to be released and pay a drop fee …
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Latest Junk Yards News

Dengue larvae found in graveyard, junkyards
RAWALPINDI: A team of the district health department on Thursday found dengue larvae in stagnant water at Eidgah graveyard and junkyards in adjoining areas. It also found the mosquitoes in a pond at under construction building of Taleemul Quran …
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'Day on the Dirt:' Three decades of great music amid junkyards and auto shops
That's because it's held on the gravel and dirt grounds of a salvage yard owned by De Leon's brother, who dismantles old vehicles for proper recycling. Longtime participants said they used to kick up clouds of dust, but now they have a temporary wooden …
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Car Scale Models Have Their Junkyards Too [Photo Gallery]
Take a moment to remember the feeling you get when entering a scrapyard. You can also translate this into the scale model world, as these little cars also have their purgatories. We can now show you an example of this, which comes from French producer …
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