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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 Jose Thommana of the Parking Districts at 240.777.8732 or Felicia Hyatt of the Office of Management and Budget at 240.777.2763 for more information regarding this department's operating budget.


Program Performance Measures

Program Performance MeasuresActual FY20Actual FY21Estimated FY22Target FY23Target FY24
Number of DOT issued parking citations126,352102,400117,800125,100132,500
Percent of DOT issued parking citations contested6.31%1.15%5.70%5.70%5.70%
Number of Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) citations issued9131889399

Program Budget Changes

FY23 Recommended ChangesExpendituresFTEs
FY22 Approved28222604.24
Increase Cost: Bethesda Parking Enforcement Contractual Increase3630000.00
Increase Cost: Silver Spring Parking Enforcement Contractual Increase2370000.00
Increase Cost: Wheaton Parking Enforcement Contractual Increase560000.00
Restore: Bethesda Parking Enforcement: Restoration of Costs to Pre-COVID-19 Levels300000.00
Multi-program adjustments, including negotiated compensation changes, employee benefit changes, changes due to staff turnover, reorganizations, and other budget changes affecting multiple programs.-187070.00
FY23 Recommended34895534.24