Provides all parking enforcement in the City, including patrol of metered and timed parking spaces, residential permit parking areas and Downtown Parking Lot Facilities.
Paying by Machine for All Surface Parkng Lots
Pay at any machine that looks like this Pay-by-Space machine.
There are 10 of them located in the City, so there is no need to wait in line.
Just remember your 4-digit parking space number
(noted for the surface lots) and pay at any of these machines.
Parking for Special Occasions or for Construction Projects?
To arrange for reserved parking for a special occasion or for a construction project, contact the On-Street Parking Services Supervisor (contact information and links, below).
Avoid Getting a Ticket:
5 ways to reduce the chance of getting a parking ticket in Downtown Santa Cruz [PDF]
For more information, please contact:
On-Street Parking Services, Supervisor