Chapter 14 MOTOR VEHICLES AND TRAFFIC*
Section 14-307 Impoundment of vehicles for unpaid parking tickets.
(a) A vehicle may be impounded if there
are four (4) or more parking tickets issued against
the vehicle which remain unpaid more than fifteen (15) days after issuance. If a parking ticket is
contested, it shall not be counted as an unpaid ticket unless it remains unpaid after the vehicle
has been finally adjudged to have been illegally parked.
(b) A vehicle shall not be impounded
for unpaid parking tickets unless notice of eligibility
for towing and impoundment has been affixed to the vehicle at least twenty-four (24) hours
before the vehicle is towed. The notice shall state that the vehicle is eligible for towing and
impoundment for unpaid parking tickets and shall include contact information for paying or
contesting the parking tickets and for requesting a hearing on whether the vehicle is eligible for
(c) No vehicle shall be impounded under
this section unless the vehicle is on a public street
or in a public parking lot.
(Ord. No. 19250, § 1, 10-2-06)
(Ord. 19250, Amended, 10/02/2006, Prior Text)