Contest a Citation

To contest a Parking Citation

To contest a parking citation, visit

You must start the appeal process within 28 days of receiving a parking citation. The fee schedule will be frozen at the time of the appeal and the citation will not accrue added fees during the appeal process.

Police Department staff will review the appeal within 30 days of receiving the appeal and determine if the appeal is granted or denied.

If the appeal is denied by Police Department staff, you may request an appearance in Municipal Court to meet with the City Prosecutor at the next municipal court date.

The citation will be considered by the City Prosecutor and ultimately decided by the Municipal Judge in accordance to their procedures.

While a parking citation is being reviewed by the Police Department or an appeal is pending before the Municipal Court, the vehicle registration will not be suspended.

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