The on-street pay boxes offer a simple to use touch screen interface to get you paid and on your way.
Users enter in their license plate number which ticketing enforcement uses to confirm paid parking sessions.
No need to print a receipt, simply enter your mobile number and receive a text message.
Pay boxes can be found on the block, on the same side of the street where you parked.
You must enter your license plate number for ticketing enforcement to confirm proof of payment.
You can choose the max time allowed or a specific amount of time you wish to park.
Review the total fee, start and end times, and hit confirm.
With no longer having to put a receipt on your dashboard you can skip the printed copy and instead get a receipt via text or choose to go without.
Message and data rates apply when receiving a text receipt
The intentional alteration of the parking receipt for the purpose of avoiding a ticket or any unlawful purpose may constitute forgery, a Class 3 felony that is punishable by a term of imprisonment from 2 to 5 years, fines and restitution. 720 ILCS 5/17-3.
We don’t either. The good news is that ticketing enforcement know you have paid by simply looking up your license plate number. So relax and enjoy the city.