Parking Signs

Angled Parking (also Back-in Angled and Head-In Angled)

back-in angle parking only Indicates where vehicles park at an angle to the curb, either head-in or back-in. Angled parking can be installed on streets where the width of the street and traffic and safety conditions permit. Requests can be made at (206) 684-ROAD.

Food Truck Zones

Food vehicle zone signFor permitted food trucks only during the days/times indicated on the sign. Other vehicles are subject to ticket and impound.

No Parking or No Stops

Np parking/no stops signIndicates an area where parking or stopping are not allowed, sometimes by time of day, or in advance of a stop sign or crosswalk.

Peak Period Restriction

peak period restrictionIndicates times when parking or stopping are not allowed during morning and afternoon commute times. Vehicles parked during prohibited times are subject to fines and immediate removal and impound.

Taxi Zone

Taxi cabs only signIndicates at space to be used only by taxis

Time-limited parking

Time limited parking signGives the maximum amount of time allowed to park. Payment is not required. Vehicles must vacate the space and are prohibited from parking on the same block until the next day.

Paid Parking Signs

Parking sign information to help guide parking in areas with paid parking.

After 5 icon - moon and stars

AFTER 5 PM ICON

Parking hours until 8 PM to support reliable visitor access in the early evening. On blocks where signs show this icon, maximum time limit is 3 hours after 5 PM.

Best Value icon - check markBEST VALUE ICON

Look for the green check mark to find the Best Value parking with lower rates or longer time limits. These blocks may be a little farther from your destination but likely have more parking available.

2 hours max signSigns indicate 2-hour parking from 8 AM to 6 PM Monday-Saturday

2 hours max. 3 hours max after 5Signs indicate 2-hour parking from 8 AM to 5 PM, and 3-hour max after 5 PM. Use the After 5 icon as a guide.

2-hour parking from 8 AM to 5 PM, and 3- hour max after 5 PM + RPZ ZoneSigns indicate 2-hour parking from 8 AM to 5 PM, and 3- hour max after 5 PM. Use the After 5 icon as a guide. Signs also indicate that residents with Zone 21 permits (or the number shown) can park without paying and for longer than the time limit (up to 72 hours).

2-hour parking from 8 AM to 6 PM, Monday-SaturdaySigns indicate 2-hour parking from 8 AM to 6 PM, Monday-Saturday. The Best Value icon shows a lower rate than other nearby blocks.

4-hour parking from 8 AM to 8 PM, Monday-SaturdaySigns indicate 4-hour parking from 8 AM to 8 PM, Monday-Saturday. The Best Value icon shows a longer time compared to nearby blocks.

 4-hour parking allowed from 8 AM to 6 PM, Monday-SaturdaySigns indicate 4-hour parking allowed from 8 AM to 6 PM, Monday-Saturday. Look for the Best Value icon to show longer parking time compared to blocks nearby.