The controlled parking in residential areas policy (PDF) is intended to alleviate chronic levels of commuter vehicle parking along streets with adjacent residential properties and is a reasonable exercise of the city's police power to prohibit the stopping, standing or parking of a vehicle in the controlled parking residential areas without the appropriate permit. Download the residential parking permit application (PDF).
Permits & Applications
In order to establish Controlled Parking Residential Area restrictions in your neighborhood, a residential block must have parking overspill from out-of-area vehicles on an ongoing basis at least four days per week and nine months per year, with the following criteria being met:
25% or more of those vehicles are not registered in the name of a person residing in the area
50% of on-street parking is utilized
Petition with at least 60% of households on each block