General Parking Permit Information

Permanent Residential Parking Permits:
Residents interested in obtaining permit parking for their street should contact the Public Safety Department at (562) 925-0124 to discuss the permit process and associated rules.

  • Each household in a permit parking district is limited to four (4) permanent parking permits.
  • Permits are able to be shared among vehicles and must be visibly displayed from the rear-view mirror.
  • Permits expire at the end of each calendar year.
  • Costs (prices are reduced by half starting July 1st):
    • $50 for each of the first two (2) permits.
    • $100 for the third permit.
    • $200 for the forth permit.
Guest Permits:
  • Guests permits are available to any residence within a permit parking district (please note your address must be in an existing permit district).
  • There is no cost for guest permits.
  • Permits are valid for one (1) calendar day.
  • Residents are allowed a maximum of fifteen (15) guest permits for any single day. Guest permits are only available for any Federal Holiday and an additional three (3) non-holiday days per year.
Recreational Vehicle and Recreational Trailer Overnight Permits:
  • Permits are available for one (1) to three (3) days. Residents may obtain these permits for a maximum of six (6) days per month and a total of fifty (50) days per year.
  • Parking a recreational vehicle or recreational trailer between the hours of 12 a.m.-6 a.m. without a permit is illegal and is subjected to a citation.
  • Permits cost $5.00.

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