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Learn more about the first step, (Initial Review), in contesting a parking citation issued within the City of Los Angeles, the Community Assistance Parking Program, and how to avoid parking illegally.
Learn more about the Administrative Hearing process for parking citations, impounds, and boot/tows that were issued within the City of Los Angeles.
Learn more about the daily operations and maintenance of parking facilities. Obtain monthly, short-term, and long-term parking permits.
Learn more about the daily operations and maintenance of all smart parking meters, including off-street, single-space meters and multi-space meter pay stations at both on-street and off-street locations.
Learn more about permit parking programs, including preferential parking districts, overnight parking districts, and oversize vehicle restricted areas. Purchase an annual, visitor, or guest permit.
Learn more about traffic control and enforcement within the City of Los Angeles. Officers enforce parking ordinances, impound vehicles, and direct traffic. Traffic control prevents congestion and improves safety.
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