On-Street Parking Regulations

The Parking Authority of Baltimore City administers the following regulations in accordance with The Baltimore City Code Article 31:

No Stopping: When associated with meter installations, at the end of the street to maintain sight distances for turning vehicles.

No Parking or No Stopping as a temporary parking management measure, except when traffic movement is involved.

No Parking (Driveway Posting): Designed to permit a vehicle to enter and exit to an off-street facility for sight distance and safety signs are installed on both sides of the driveway.

Truck Loading Zone: Is to assist businesses with their shipping and receiving needs with special time limitation. (Not to park service vehicles) For a "Truck Loading Zone Request" form click here.

Passenger Loading Zone: Reserved for the exclusive purpose of expeditiously taking on or discharging of passengers within the limited time required. (This restriction does not allow for continuous parking.) For a "Passenger Loading Zone Request" form click here. 

  • Passenger Loading Zone in a Residential Area: : If applying for a Passenger Loading Zone in front of a residence located in a residential area, please complete this additional addendum. Click here.

Reserved Handicap Parking: Designated spaces for any vehicle that displays special registration plates for disabled persons or disabled persons parking permit. This area is open to the use of the general public (designated at medical center, nursing homes, and other public facilities)

Meter Installation: Direct installations, or order the installation of parking meters on the portions of the city streets, thoroughfares, and public places for the City of Baltimore.
( 1 to 4 hour limitations and at various locations 10hour limit meters)