This program which
provides residents with the means to obtain a temporary overnight
parking exemption (TOPE).
Temporary overnight parking exemptions may be purchased at five (5)
conveniently located kiosks, throughout the City
(TOPEK) or online
(TOPEO). Residents wanting to temporarily park their vehicles
on the street between the hours of 2 a.m. to 6 a.m. MUST
purchase an overnight parking exemption.
not be purchased after receiving a parking citation.
long-term overnight parking may apply for an
annual overnight parking permit at a cost of $63 per
contact Business Services Section located within
Pasadena Business Services Section
100 N. Garfield Ave. N106 Pasadena, CA 91109, or contact
them at (626) 744-4166. Their office hours are 7:30 a.m. to 5:15
p.m. Monday through Friday (closed on weekends and holidays).
cost of each temporary overnight parking exemption is $3 per night
(plus a $1 per transaction processing fee for an online
per vehicle. You may purchase consecutive nights (up to a maximum of
10 nights) at a time. TOPEOs can be purchased up
to 30 days in advance. The kiosks accept coins; $1, $5, and $10
bills; and will take most major credit cards including bank debit
cards that display the Visa or MasterCard logo.
For an online purchase, please make sure you have a working printer
hooked up to your computer and check your information carefully as TOPEOs are non-refundable.
Temporary overnight parking exemptions are valid only in front of or
abutting any property improved exclusively for residential use.
means either single-family or multiple family dwellings, but shall
not include business, industrial or commercial properties.
Click here for TOPEK & TOPEO Frequently Asked
Valid only from 2 a.m. to 6 a.m.
Expires on the date shown on receipt.
Receipt MUST be clearly displayed on driver's
side of vehicle dashboard.
Expiration date and license number MUST be
legible and clearly visible to Parking Enforcement officers.
Valid only for vehicle matching license number
listed on receipt.
Not valid for vehicles with expired registration
or for non-operational vehicles.
Vehicles MUST be moved after 72 consecutive hours
or be subject to citation and/or tow.
Not valid in industrial commercial or business
Not valid at metered spaces during hours of
Tampering with or duplication of the receipt is
strictly prohibited and will prompt a citation and/or tow.
TOPEs do not provide exemption from any other
parking laws or requirements.
(WARNING: YOU MAY
BE SUBJECT TO A CITATION IF YOUR EXEMPTION DOES NOT LEGIBLY CONTAIN THE
LICENSE PLATE INFORMATION AND/OR IS NOT VISIBLY DISPLAYED FOR
PARKING ENFORCEMENT TO READ)
You may purchase a Temporary Overnight Parking
Exemption online (TOPEO) or at one of our five
convenient locations (TOPEK).
Click here to
purchase a TOPE online
Click here for TOPEK Locations