Parking Tickets

Making a Payment


There are three payment options:
  • Pay online (Visa, MasterCard or Discover) using the Online Payment System.
  • Pay over the phone (Visa, MasterCard or Discover) by calling (309) 454-9769.
  • Pay in-person (cash, check, credit card) at the Finance Department, Monday - Friday from 8:30 am - 5:00 pm, located at 11 Uptown Circle, 3rd floor.
The amount of the fine is identified on the parking ticket and varies depending upon the violation and whether or not late fees have been accrued.

Appeals/Disputes


If you wish to appeal a parking ticket, do NOT make a payment at this time. You may submit your dispute using one of the following manners:
  • Submit the online appeal form.
  • Send a letter explaining why you believe you should not have received the ticket to the below address. Be sure to include your ticket number, license plate number, return address and phone number.
City Hall
ATTN: Parking Ticket Appeals
11 Uptown Circle, 3rd Floor
Normal, IL 61761
  • Complete an appeal form in-person at the Finance Department (11 Uptown Circle, 3rd Floor).
You will receive an email or written response to the address you provide on your appeal form. It may take two weeks or more before you receive a response from the Appeals Committee. The amount of the ticket WILL NOT INCREASE until the appeal is resolved. If the ticket is found to be a valid ticket, you will then have seven (7) days from the date of the email or letter to pay the ticket before the amount increases.
If you request an email notification, please be advised it may be delivered to your spam folder. Additionally, an email notification will not open on a smart phone. It must be read on a computer.

Questions


If you have questions please call (309) 454-9769 or complete the Parking Ticket Question Form.