Parking Permits

Overnight Parking Permits


Parking on public streets in Temple City between 2 a.m. and 5 a.m. is prohibited unless an overnight parking permit is displayed.  Overnight parking permits can be purchased on a daily, monthly, or annual basis.

Daily Overnight Parking Permit
Daily parking permits may be purchased for one, two, or three-day increments for $3 per day at the parking permit dispenser located outside of City Hall near Las Tunas Drive. The dispenser accepts coins, $1 bills, and $5 bills. If the parking permit dispenser is out of order, overnight parking permits can also be purchased at City Hall during regular business hours or at the Sheriff's Department Temple Station located at 8838 Las Tunas Drive on evenings and weekends.

Daily parking permits must be placed face-up on the driver’s side dashboard of the vehicle.  The license plate number or last 4 digits of the Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) must be written on the permit.

Monthly Parking Permit
Monthly parking permits can be purchased for $35 at any time during the month and expire at 11:59 p.m. on the 30th day after issuance.  Residents may purchase a maximum of two monthly permits per calendar year.

Monthly permits can be purchased using cash or credit card at City Hall during normal business hours by completing an overnight parking permit application. Monthly overnight parking permits must be placed face-up on the driver’s side dashboard of the vehicle.

Annual Parking Permit
Annual parking permits can be purchased for $83 for a full year or for a pro-rated amount on a quarterly basis if purchased later in the year, as shown in the table below.  Discounted rates for seniors ages 65 and older are also available.  The maximum number of annual permits is limited to two per household.  Annual permits expire at 11:59 p.m. on December 31st of the year for which the permit was issued.
 
Parking Permit Rate Schedule (Chinese)
 
 Date Purchased  Permit Fee Permit Fee with
Senior Discount
January 1 - March 31 $83 $61
April 1 - June 30 $70 $53
July 1 - September 30  $55 $44
October 1 - December 31 $42 $36

Annual permits can be purchased using cash or credit card at City Hall during normal business hours by completing an overnight parking permit application. Annual overnight parking permits must be placed in the lower left corner of the rear window or on the left side of the rear bumper.

Annual parking permits are issued only to vehicles that are registered at the address where they are parked.  To qualify for an annual parking permit, all available on-site parking spaces must be occupied by registered and operational vehicles, including parking spaces in garages, carports, and driveways.  Parking spaces cannot be occupied by inoperative vehicles, unregistered vehicles, recreational vehicles, boats, off-road vehicles, stored materials, or any other items.

Oversized Vehicle Permits


Oversized and recreational vehicles may not be parked on public streets in Temple City without an oversized vehicle permit.  The following vehicles are considered oversized and require a permit:

  • Vehicle longer than 20 feet
  • Vehicle wider than 80 inches
  • Vehicle taller than 78 inches
  • Vehicle with gross vehicle weight over 6,000 pounds
  • Any bus regardless of size
  • Any trailer, including boat trailers, regardless of size and whether or not connected to a tow vehicle
  • Any trailer coach
  • Any recreational vehicle including but not limited to motor homes, camping trailers, travel trailers, and pickup trucks with camper shells
Oversized vehicle permits are valid for 48 hours.  No more than 4 permits may be issued per vehicle per month, and there must be at least 48 hours between permits. Oversized vehicle permits may be purchased at City Hall during normal business hours.