Streets, Parking and Transportation
Will the Bicycle Master Plan make Seattle safer for biking?
Bike riding is up in Seattle. How will the Bicycle Master Plan make the city a safer and easier place to bike? [...]
Apply for a Restricted Parking Zone Permit
The RPZ Program was created to help ease parking congestion in residential neighborhoods.
Pay for Parking by Phone
PayByPhone parking is convenient, easy and secure.
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Apply for a $20 Car Tab Rebate
Eligible vehicle owners receive a $20 rebate on their car-tab fees.
Apply for a Carpool Permit
Carpooling lets you share the ride and the cost, and helps to reduce congestion and greenhouse gases.
Apply for a Community Crosswalk
Interested in getting a Community Crosswalk in your neighborhood?
Apply for a Disabled Parking Pass
The City of Seattle allows on-street parking at no cost to holders of disabled parking permits.
Apply for a Loading Zone
A load zone is a type of curb use that restricts a portion of the curb for loading and unloading activities.
Apply for a Public Space Management Permits
Obtain permits to use and activate public street areas.
Apply for a Restricted Parking Zone (RPZ) Permit
Apply for or renew your permit to park on the street in restricted parking zones.
Apply for A Safe Routes to School Mini Grant
Grants of up to $1,000 for walking and biking encouragement programs.
Apply for a Street Use Permit
Street Use offers more than 60 types of permits for use, occupation and/or construction in the public right of way.
Apply for an Over-legal Vehicles and Loads Permits
Permits for required for vehicles or loads exceeding the maximum height, width, and/or length.
Apply for Urban Forestry Permit
Urban forestry permits are issued for tree planting, tree pruning, tree removal/replacement in the public right of way.
Apply to the Neighborhood Park and Street Fund
Funds to neighborhoods for small-scale improvements to streets and parks.
Ask a Tree Question
Call 206-684-TREE(8733) for answers about tree rules and regulations.
Download the "Find It, Fix It" App
Easily report selected issues to the City of Seattle via mobile app.
Find Boeing Field Information
King County International Airport—also known as Boeing Field—is one of the nation's busiest primary non-hub airports.
Find Capital Projects Dashboard
Budget, spending, and timeline information on city transportation projects greater than $500,000.
Find Info on Parking Pay Stations
Parking pay station features, problems, and rules.
Find Motorcycle & Scooter Parking
More than 100 parking spaces for the exclusive use of motorcycles and scooters.
Find On-Street Bike Parking
A list of on-street bike parking space.
Find On-Street Paid Parking
On-street paid parking locations and rates in Seattle.
Find Parking Locations
On-street and garage parking throughout the city.
Find Planned Street Construction (map)
Construction, street closures and impacts throughout the city.
Find Port of Seattle Information
Port of Seattle included Sea-Tac airport, seaplanes, cruise ships, cargo and more.
Find Real-Time Downtown Parking Information
E-Park provides real-time downtown parking information.
Find Resources for Your Move to Seattle
Information and contacts for newcomers to Seattle.
Find Traffic Information
The Travelers map provides real-time traffic information, including alerts, construction and street closures.
Find Utility Projects in City Streets
The UPC coordinates construction in city streets to minimize impacts.
Get a Free Bike Map
The Seattle Bike Map presents information about cycling in Seattle in a clear, easy-to-use, and friendly format.
Get a Free Walking Map
Choose a walking route that best suits your interests and fitness level.
Get Traffic Alerts
Announce planned traffic events and provide information related to traffic conditions.
Make an ADA Request
Request curb ramps and accessible pedestrian signals.
Pay a Parking Ticket
Pay a ticket online or in person.
Pay for Parking by Phone
PayByPhone parking is convenient, easy and secure.
Report a Down Traffic Sign or Malfunctioning Signal
Use this service request type to report damaged street signs and malfunctioning traffic signals.
Report a Landslide
SDOT crews clear debris from roadways and bridges when a landslide occurs.
Report a Pothole
Report non-emergency problems: minor street repairs, sidewalk safety, broken traffic signals, damaged street signs, [...]
Report a Streetlight Out
When a streetlight goes out, let us know.
Report an Abandoned Vehicle
Report an abandoned vehicle online.
Report Overgrown Vegetation
Use this service request type to report overgrown vegetation in public right-of-way areas maintained by SDOT.
Request a Bike Rack
Request a bike rack or corral.
Request a Temporary No Parking Zone
Temporary No Parking Zones are established to restrict regular parking and provide curb space for special purposes.
Request Street Maintenance
SDOT crews clean up spills in the street.
Ride Metro Transit
Metro provides bus service throughout King County.
Ride Pierce Transit
Provides bus service to Pierce County.
Ride Sound Transit
Sound Transit provides regional bus and light rail service that connects communities in King, Pierce and Snohomish [...]
Ride the King County Water Taxi
King County Water Taxi serves Vashon Island/Downtown Seattle and West Seattle/Downtown Seattle.
Ride the Monorail
Seattle Center Monorail provides service between downtown Seattle and Seattle Center.
Ride the Seattle Streetcar
The streetcar systems in South Lake Union and First Hill.
Ride Washington State Ferries
Look up fares, tickets, reservations, routes and schedules.
Schedule a Utility/Tree Inspection
Utility inspections ensure that Seattle's trees are protected both above ground and below.
Track Streetlight Repairs
Streetlights we are working on and the expected time for repairs.
View Snow & Ice Response (Map)
During major winter storms, plan your trip by seeing where the snow plows have been.
View the 72-Hour On-Street Parking Ordinance
A vehicle cannot be parked on a city street for longer than 72 hours.
$20 Car Tab Rebate Program
Provides income qualified vehicle owners a $20 rebate on their car-tab fees.
Adaptive Streets Program
Experiments with new public spaces and street improvements.
Short-term bicycle use to get around Seattle.
Provides resources for people interested in riding bikes in Seattle.
Special painted crosswalks are a great way to represent a neighborhood.
Commute Trip Reduction (CTR)
Transportation resources for Seattle employers.
Heritage Tree Program
A cooperative program between the City of Seattle and PlantAmnesty to celebrate Seattle's Special Trees.
Transportation resources and training for property managers and residents of multifamily buildings.
Neighborhood Street Fund
Provides neighborhood transportation improvements that are requested by the community.
Neighborhood Traffic Calming
Provides options for assessing and/or reducing speed on neighborhood streets.
Income-qualified riders can save up to 50% or more on public transit.
Manages regulation of the curb to balance variety of needs and ensure reliable access.
Resurfaces several streets each year with the larger goal of enhancing both mobility and safety citywide.
Provides resources to help people walk around Seattle.
Placemaking and Complete Streets
Identifies opportunities in street rights-of-ways to create desirable places and assess the needs of all modes.
Public Space Management
Promotes and manages activation of public space in the right-of-way.
Restricted Parking Zone (RPZ) Program
Eases parking congestion in residential neighborhoods by issuing parking permits for residents.
Safe Routes to School
Encourages children's physical activity through walking and bicycling.
Seattle Freight Mobility Program
Improves freight mobility and safety in Seattle.
Shoreline Street Ends Program
Manages the process for improving shoreline street ends.
Maintains, repairs and rehabilitates Seattle's public stairways.
Manages the street vacation analysis, review and public process.
Enhance transit service funding, planning and policy, streetcar, and corridor improvements.
Transportation Management Program (TMP)
Transportation resources for property owners.
Seattle's plan to end traffic deaths and serious injuries by 2030.
Winter Storm Response Program
Clearing away snow and ice on Seattle's arterial streets.