York City Parking Bureau

The City of York manages 3 parking garages and 11 parking lots that are available for daily and monthly parking.

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Pay your parking ticket quickly online or by phone 717-983-3094. Service fee for payments made online and by phone.

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There are 1000+ metered parking spaces located throughout the City of York. All meters have a 2-hour time limit from 8am-5pm.

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News and Alerts

  • City-wide Street Cleaning is scheduled to end on November 12, 2021. Streets on the Year-Round Street Cleaning list will continue to be cleaned. Please see the Year-Round Street Cleaning List below for more information of the streets and blocks that will continue to have the streets cleaned beyond November 12, 2021. Street Cleaning will resume March 14, 2022, weather permitting.
  • City Hall will be open by appointment only beginning December 23, 2021. For parking related questions or permit requests, we encourage the public to email us a parking@yorkcity.org. Parking Ticket Disputes can be submitted by going to the Parking Ticket Payment page and clicking the link for complete the dispute for at the bottom of the page. Payments can be made online at the Parking Ticket Payment page using the blue/gray icon, by phone at 717-983-3094 using the automated system, or submitting a check to City Hall at 101 S. George St. There is a white mailbox on the Court St. side where payment can be dropped after hours. A convenience fee is applied for paying online or the automated phone system.
  • York City Parking will not be in operation on Monday, January 17, 2022 for the Martin Luther King, Jr Holiday. Garages will be open to the public and there will be no enforcement.
ParkMobile Notice 4/13/2021 ParkMobile Notice 3/26/2021

Parking Services & Requests

Parking Permit Requests, Traffic Disputes, Requests to Reserve Parking Meters, and other services can submitted online through the OpenGov Citizens Portal. Click the picture to proceed to the Portal.


Street Cleaning

City-wide street sweeping will resume on March 16, 2021 at 12am (weather permitting). The first route swept will be posted for the 3rd Tuesday, 12:00am to 6:00am. City-wide street sweeping will end on November 11, 2021 (2nd Thursday) for all residents who are not on a street designated for year-round cleaning. See the information below for the schedule and the streets that are designated for year-round cleaning.

Residents are asked not to park during the times indicated on the street signs. The fine for violating “No Parking Specified Hours” is $40.00

Street Sweeping Schedule Year-Round Street Cleaning List

Handicap Parking

Handicap Parking applications are reviewed and approved by the Highway Department. Incomplete or illegible applications will be returned to the applicant without action. All applicants must have their physician certify the nature of the disability. The application fee of $50.00, physician’s statement, copy of the handicap placard, and the completed application should be returned to City Hall, 101 S. George St. York, PA, in person or by mail. The application fee of $50.00 is non-refundable.

If sending payment by mail, please pay in the form of a check or money order. Walk-in payments may be made in the form of cash, check, money order, and credit card. All checks and money orders should be made out to the City of York, PA.

Please submit your application fee, completed application, copy of handicap placard, and physician’s statement to City of York, (Attention) Residential Parking for People with Disabilities, PO Box 509, York, PA 17405-0509. Additionally, applicants must include a photocopy of the following:

  • Vehicle Registration
  • Applicant’s or Designated Driver’s PA Drivers License
  • Person with Disabilities or Disabled Veterans Identification Card

You will be notified in writing as to whether your application has been approved or denied. Questions related to this application may be directed to 717-849-2320.

The application can be accessed below.

Handicap Parking Application

Monthly Parking and Park & Shop

Get all the details about our monthly rates and programs that The City of York Parking Bureau has to offer.

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Jury Parking

If you are serving on a jury for a civil or criminal case, you may use any of the three garages for parking.

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York State Fair Parking Permits

The City of York provides 24-hour parking permits free of charge for residents living in areas to be affected by annual York State Fair.

York State Fair Residential Parking

York City Parking Strategic Plan

A comprehensive study of the parking system was completed by Desman Design Management in 2017. The study can be viewed in button below.

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Parking Tax Forms

Per Article 338 of the codified ordinance, a tax has been imposed for each parking transaction at a non-residential parking facility.  The current tax is 15%. The required forms for reporting and payment are below.

2021 Parking Tax Application 2021 1st Quarter Return Form 2021 2nd Quarter Return Form 2021 3rd Quarter Return Form 2021 4th Quarter Return Form

Parking FAQs

We want to make your experience with The City of York Parking Bureau an enjoyable one! If you are unable to find something on our page you may the answer on our FAQ’s page.

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