Types of Violations

Handicapped Parking Violation
A handicapped parking violation is when a vehicle is parked without a permit in a space designated for people with disabilities.

Improper Parking
Improper parking is when a vehicle is parked in the wrong direction of the flow of traffic, taking up two spaces, or in a special zone without a permit when required.

Lease Only
A lease only violation is when a vehicle is not properly displaying a valid lease permit for the area in which it is parked.

Meter Violation
A meter violation is when a vehicle is parked at a meter and the meter is not placed in operation or the vehicle remains parked beyond the operational time paid for.

No Parking Violation
A no parking violation is when a vehicle is parked on a sidewalk, blocking a driveway, at a meter bag, or in posted no parking areas. For more detailed information on No Parking areas, visit MMC Parking Ordinances

Overtime Violation
An overtime violation is when a vehicle is parked at a meter or a timed area for longer than the maximum time limit.

Yellow Zone
A yellow zone violation is when a vehicle is parked too close to a crosswalk, a sidewalk, or an intersection.