Paid Parking Hours are:
All parking rules, including time limits, apply during the following Free Parking Days:
*If the above holiday falls on a Sunday, the immediately following Monday is an observed holiday.
Spokane Municipal Code contains all codes. Most parking related codes fall under Transportation, Stopping, Standing, Parking and Loading Regulations.
The parking revenue generated goes right back into the parking system. Spokane Municipal Code, Section 07.08.130 has more information on the parking system fund and how the money is to be used.
Call Crime Check at 509.456.2233. They will be able to tell you if your vehicle was towed and if not, help you report that the vehicle is stolen.
If your driveway is blocked you can call Crime Check at 509.456.2233 to have the vehicle ticketed and towed.
The best way to deal with these issues is to work with the school directly or your neighborhood council. Brief problems are harder to enforce. Parking does patrol around school start and end times regularly, as well as work with the school itself.
A notice is posted on the vehicle when it is immobilized with directions on who to contact and device removal.
Please be ready to provide the location the vehicle is located, license plate number, make, model, color, style, anything unique about the vehicle and the problem. You have several options to do this:
View the parking complaint steps to see what you should expect after reporting a problem with a vehicle on the street.
Please be prepared to provide the number located on the pole itself, and the issue.
You are welcome to tell us about your experience with a City Parking employee, by emailing ParkSpokane@SpokaneCity.org or in writing at the 311 counter in City Hall, and we will get back to you.
Please fill out and submit a Parking Revision Application to suggest an on-street parking change or revision.
Your request will be reviewed by the applicable departments, further questions may be asked, and a decision will be reached. Whatever decision is reached, you will be notified. This process often takes a month or longer.
Please email your suggestions or feedback to ParkSpokane@spokanecity.org.
The City operates a complex and dynamic parking system to support a diverse array of business, entertainment and residential needs in order to move people and goods across the City.
Parking Enforcement Specialists enforce the Spokane Municipal Code (SMC) related to parking across the City to keep people safe and streets easy to navigate. Our Parking Enforcement Specialists are professionals, and they are committed to educating and helping the public. They routinely give warnings the first time they encounter a problem as long as it is not a safety concern to give people the opportunity to learn what they were doing wrong, and fix the problem without being penalized.
If you see a parking specialist, say hi and do not hesitate to ask a question!