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Parking ticket fines and codes

Parking ticket fines and codes

Take a look at the different parking fines and common codes found on tickets.

Violation Fine Amount Late Penalty
No Parking $55 $18
No Parking (Zone B) $25 $8
Meter Fee Unpaid $25 $8
No Stopping or Standing $75 $25
Double Parking (Zone A) $45 $15
Double Parking (Zone B) $30 $10
Loading Zone $55 $18
Within 20 feet of an Intersection $40 $13
Bus Stop or Stand $100 $33
Taxi Stand $50 $16
Hydrant $100 $33
Crosswalk $85 $28
Resident Permit Only $40 $13
Street Cleaning $40 $13
Less than 10 feet from a Fire Lane $100 $33
Sidewalk $65 $21
Not in Meter Space $25 $8
Weather Emergency $45 $15
Over Meter Limit $25 $8
Over 1 Foot from Curb $35 $11
HP-DV Parking Only $120 $40
Handicap Ramp $100 $33
Driveway $25 $8
Over Posted Limit $25 $8
Over Posted Limit (Zone B) $25 $8
Other $15 $5
Island or Center Strip $40 $13
Overnight Commercial $65 $21
Expired or No Valid Plate $40 $13
Expired Inspection $40 $13
Overnight Heavy Vehicle $100 $33
Bike Lane $100 $33
No Valid RPP $100 $33
Pedestrian Zone $100 $33
Fenway Event Parking $100 $33
Street Cleaning (Charlestown) $90 $30
Still have questions? Contact:
Parking Clerk
617-635-4410
1 City Hall Square
Room 224
Boston, MA 02201-2007
United States

Ticket codes and colors

Codes used for different vehicle types:
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Code Description
2 DR Two-door passenger car
4 DR Four-door passenger car
SW Station Wagon
CONV Convertible
VAN Van
PU Pickup Truck
TK Truck larger than a van or a pickup
Codes used for the different colors on vehicles:
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Code Color Color also includes
1 Black  
2 Blue Turquoise, Aqua
3 Brown Tan, Beige, Gold, Rust
4 Red Orange, Pink, Burgundy, Wine, Maroon
5 Yellow  
6 Green Lime, Olive
7 White Off-white, Ivory
8 Grey Silver
9 Purple