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Parking Services

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Non-payment of fines may result in towing and/or impoundment.

Important: Tags must be paid or appealed within ten (10) calendar days or fines double. After ten (10) calendar days, tags may not be appealed unless fines and processing fees are paid. Records will be withheld and decals will not be renewed where there are outstanding tags. Multiple violations may be incurred. Violators are responsible for total accumulated fines.

Effective as of July 1st, 2012:

Fine Schedule

Ticket (violation) Description Minimum Fine
Paid/Appealed in 10 Days
Maximum Fine
after 10 Days
1. No valid permit/decal displayed. $35.00 $70.00
2. Zone A Only (No valid decal) $60.00 $120.00
3. Parking outside of permitted decal areas $20.00  $40.00
4. Decal/permit number/date not visible $20.00 $40.00
 (One courtesy void per calendar year for the above violations)   
5. Obstructing vehicular/pedestrian traffic $20.00 $40.00
6. Blocking driveway $20.00 $40.00
7. Obstructing crosswalk/curb cut $20.00 $40.00
8. Parked opposite immediate traffic flow $20.00 $40.00
9. Parked in and/or blocking a firelane $75.00 $150.00
10. Parked on/across curb or sidewalk $20.00 $40.00
11. Parked in an unmarked stall/area $20.00 $40.00
12. Parked blocking dumpster $20.00 $40.00
13. Disregarding posted signs $25.00 $50.00
14. Disregarding barricades/attendant $25.00 $50.00
15. Parked in a loading/tow away zone $20.00 $40.00
16. Parked in a manner to use two stalls $20.00 $40.00
17. Car parked/engine running/brakes not set $20.00 $40.00
18. Damage to/or removal of property/Tailgating $50.00* $100.00*
19. Parked in/or blocking a handicap stall $250.00 $500.00
20. Failure to stop at a "STOP" sign $20.00 $40.00
21. Wrong direction on a one-way street $20.00 $40.00
22. Reckless operation $20.00 $40.00
23. Failure to yield to pedestrians/vehicles/improper backing $20.00 $40.00
24. Using another's decal/permit/keycard $20.00 $40.00
25. Exceeding the speed limit $50.00 $100.00
26. Impoundment of vehicle $25.00* $50.00*
27. Towing/Relocation of Vehicle Cost of Towing Cost of Towing
28. Display of altered daily cash receipt $50.00 $100.00
29. Display/use of reproduced decal/permit $200.00 $400.00
30. Display/use of stolen decal/permit/key card $75.00* $150.00*
31. Display/use of revoked decal/permit/key card $75.00* $150.00*
32. Display/use of altered decal/permit/keycard $75.00* $150.00*
33. Meter violation - Meter # $20.00 $40.00
34. After closing  Max Hourly Rate 2x Max Hourly Rate
35. Non-Payment Max Hourly Rate 2x Max Hourly Rate
36. Overtime parking/limited parking area $20.00 $40.00
37. Improper operation of bicycle $10.00 $20.00
38. Improper parking of bicycle $5.00 $10.00
39. Improper equipment on bicycle $5.00 $10.00
40. Parked in a reserved stall $75.00 $150.00
41. TailGating to Exit Facility $50.00 $100.00
42. Unauthorized Garage Exit $50.00 $100.00
43. Warning Tag See Comment Section See Comment Section
44. Flat Rate Parking See Comment Section See Comment Section
45. Other (See Comment Section) $15.00 $30.00

*Additional replacements/back parking fees not included