***TO AVOID A LATE FEE***YOU MUST PAY THE PARKING FINE WITHIN 28 DAYS OF THE TICKET DATE
TO PAY FINE BY MAIL: (Bill-PAY IS NOT ACCEPTED)
Make a check or money order in the amount of the fine on the front of the ticket, payable to City of Hood River Parking Division. (DO NOT MAIL CASH)
Write the ticket number on the check or money order. This is for your protection. Your canceled check will serve as your receipt.
Enclose the check or money order mail it to:
City of Hood River
Attn : Parking Division
211 2nd Street
Hood River, OR 97031
TO PAY OVER THE PHONE WITH A CREDIT CARD:
You may pay the ticket in full with a Visa, Martercard or Discover by calling (541)386-1488 option 2.
A 3% service fee is collected on all credit and debit card payments.
TO DISPUTE A PARKING TICKET:
You may appear in court within 28 days of the ticket date on any Tuesday at 8:30 am in The Hood River Municipal Court, located at 211 2nd street. ORIGINAL TICKET MUST BE PRESENT IN COURT.
If you feel the ticket was issued due to a meter malfunction, you may contest it by filling out a Parking Citation Review Form within 2 business of the ticket date. You may obtain the Parking Citation Review form on line or from the City Administration Office, located at 211 2nd St. A TICKET WILL NOT BE REVIEWED WITHOUT A COMPLETED PARKING CITATION REVIEW FORM. TICKETS WILL NOT BE EXCUSED FOR ERRORS MADE BY THE VIOLATORS. During this review, no additional penalties will accumulate.
IF YOU FAIL TO PAY A PARKING FINE(S) :
Additional fees will be added and/or your vehicle may be subject to tow and you may be sent to collections.
A vehicle found to have 4 or more outstanding tickets is subject to be impounded in accordance with Ordinance 10.64.040 paragraph (E) of the Municipal Code for the City of Hood River. All fines and fees related to a parking ticket are the responsibility of the registered owner.
TO REPORT A BROKEN METER/PAYSTATION:
To Report a broken meter or paystation call (541)386-1488 option 2 for ParkingPlease Provide a detailed description of the problem and location.
For questions or concerns call the Parking Division, at 541-386-1488 option 2