SEATTLE PARKING INFRACTION
Citation Date: 08/16/2012
City of Seattle Parking Infraction
The Municipal Court of Seattle
P.O. Box C-34109, Seattle WA 98124
Hourly parking meter fee in downtown Seattle, after a 60 percent increase in 2011 made the city one of the priciest places to park in the U.S.
Cost per parking infraction, after the city approved a 12 percent parking-ticket-fee increase in 2011
Amount the city collected in parking revenue in 2011
Amount owed by drivers for unpaid tickets in Seattle
Vehicles booted since July 2011, thanks to a law allowing police to employ a 15-pound steel boot to immobilize vehicles with more than four unpaid tickets
Amount owed in unpaid parking tickets by one man, the city’s most stubborn parking scofflaw
PROOF OF PAYMENT RECEIPT EXPIRED
This article appeared in the August 2012 issue of Seattle Met.