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NEW RATES EFFECTIVE SEPTEMBER 1ST, 2013

Violation

Fine

Parallel parking in which one or both wheels on the curb side are more than eighteen inches away from the curb

$ 25.00

Vehicles not within the designated boundaries of the parking space. The boundaries of a parking space shall be marked on the pavement, outlining the space at each side or end. Areas not marked by boundary lines are not parking spaces

$ 30.00

Vehicle parked in a direction inconsistent with the flow of traffic

$ 30.00

Vehicle backed into a parking space adjacent to a sidewalk

$ 30.00

Displaying expired decal

$ 30.00

Expired parking meter

$ 20.00

Yellow/Fire Zone

$ 40.00

Parking Permit Not Properly Affixed to Windshield

$ 30.00

Vehicle obstructing pedestrian or vehicular traffic (IMPOUND VIOLATION)

$ 35.00

Double or multiple parking

$ 30.00

Parking on any of the following areas: lawn, curb, disabled access area, ramp or curb-cut area, sidewalk, crosswalk, unauthorized or restricted area, and an area not specifically designated as a parking space (IMPOUND VIOLATION)

$ 30.00

Parking trailers or boats on campus

$ 30.00

Failure to display a current parking permit

$ 35.00

Unauthorized parking in reserved spaces (IMPOUND VIOLATION)

$ 50.00

Exceeding posted speed limits on campus

$ 50.00

Excessive speed for existing conditions

$ 50.00

Failure to obey a University Police Officer

$ 50.00

Failure to obey traffic control signs

$ 50.00

Operating a vehicle without valid operator's license

$ 50.00

Reckless driving and/or racing

$ 50.00

Failure to yield right of way (pedestrian or vehicular)

$ 50.00

Leaving the scene of an accident

$ 50.00

Failure to signal a turn or stop

$ 50.00

Driving in the wrong direction on one-way street

$ 50.00

Following too closely

$ 50.00

Overloading (Drivers will convey only those passengers who can be accommodated inside the vehicle. Drivers of motorcycles or motor scooters will limit their passengers to one other person, provided the vehicle has accommodations for a passenger

$ 50.00

Operating a mechanically unsafe vehicle

$ 50.00

Excessive noise from horns, mufflers or other devices

$ 50.00

Displaying parking permit issued to another vehicle

$ 75.00

Mutilating or improperly or fraudulently using a permit

$ 75.00

Willfully attempting to circumvent responsibility or transferring responsibility to another, after receiving a citation for a violation; reuse of a citation by leaving citation on windshield; transferring citation to another vehicle

$ 75.00

Improper registration, or improperly attempting to register a vehicle

$ 50.00

Driving illegally in the Central Control Zone

$ 50.00

Violation of revocation restrictions

$ 50.00

Driving without lights during hours of darkness

$ 50.00

Possession, Counterfeiting, Altering of Parking Permit And/Or Possession of Lost or Stolen Permit

$ 150.00

If the administration enforcement charges are not paid within 18 calendar days after issuance of the citation, a $15.00 late charge will be assessed.


It is illegal to park in a designated disabled parking space or use a disabled permit placard and/or disabled plate without entitlement to the privileges.



IMPOUND VIOLATION:

Violation

Fee

1st Offense

$ 75.00

2nd Offense

$ 100.00

3rd Offense

$150.00

4th Offense

$200.00
(and thereafter)

   
Contact Information    

Office Hours

Monday–Friday
8:00 am – 5:00 pm

 

Mike Loya Academic Services Building,

Room 122

Phone: 915-747-5724

Fax: 915-747-5166


Email: parking@utep.edu

 

Mail:

Attn: Parking & Transportation Services

500 W. University Ave.

El Paso, TX 79968

   
     

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