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Program Description

  Parking Enforcement

The Parking Enforcement program provides for the enforcement of parking laws within the Parking Lot Districts (PLDs) and Transportation Management Districts (TMDs) primarily to promote business activity, ensure public safety, and ensure the smooth flow of traffic. The program also conducts Residential Permit Parking (RPP) enforcement in all RPP zones within the County. In addition to citation issuance, the program is also responsible for the processing and management of citation payments.

Program Contacts

Contact Jeremy Souders of the Parking Districts at 240.777.8706 or Vivian Ikoro of the Office of Management and Budget at 240.777.2780 for more information regarding this department's operating budget.


Program Performance Measures

Program Performance MeasuresActual FY22Actual FY23Estimated FY24Target FY25Target FY26
Number of DOT issued parking citations138,493155,247157,500158,400159,400
Percent of DOT issued parking citations contested3.09%3.88%5.50%5.50%5.50%
Number of Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) citations issued3985747677

Program Budget Changes

FY25 Recommended ChangesExpendituresFTEs
FY24 Approved36726544.24
Increase Cost: Parking Enforcement Contract (Bethesda)292010.00
Increase Cost: Parking Enforcement Contract (Silver Spring)254580.00
Increase Cost: Parking Enforcement Contract (Wheaton)74880.00
Multi-program adjustments, including negotiated compensation changes, employee benefit changes, changes due to staff turnover, reorganizations, and other budget changes affecting multiple programs.-70593-0.88
FY25 Recommended36642083.36