Downtown Parking Enforcement

Permits/Ordinances

Reminders About Downtown Parking:

  • “2 Hour Parking” signs indicate zones where enforcement will occur
  • Vehicles must be parked within the lines for the parking spot
  • No backing into angled parking spots
  • Parallel parking spots require right-side tires to be within 18 inches of the curb
  • Parking in/blocking alleyways is prohibited
  • Parking in Loading Zones is prohibited
  • Parking in Valet Zones is prohibited

Fines:

Please review the full list of common civil fines for parking violations under Chapter 37 of the City of Temple Ordinances.

Common Violations
Violation On-Time  Late 
Over parked in 2 hour parking zone $15 $25
Double-parking (includes stopping, standing, and parking vehicle)
$20 $30
On a sidewalk $20 $30
In an intersection $20 $30
On a crosswalk $20 $30

For questions regarding Chapter 37 or the parking violation fee resolution, please contact the City Attorney’s Office at 254-298-5674. For questions regarding a parking citation you have received, please contact the Municipal Court at 254-298-5687.

Thank you for doing business in Downtown Temple! For more information, please see Chapter 37, Art. 4, City of Temple Ordinances.