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How The Resident Parking Passcard Works
An enrolled resident will pay for their parking time using their valid resident parking passcard.
Once parked, a resident will head to a parking pay station to purchase time for their parking space.
Depending on the time of day, you may be invoiced for overages:
Before 6:00 p.m., a resident may purchase up to 3-hours per day at no cost to the card holder. If a parking passcard is used to purchase more than the allotted 3-hours of free parking per day, an invoice will be generated and each additional hour will be billed as an "overage" at the posted parking lot rate.
After 6:00 p.m., a resident may purchase an unlimited amount of parking at no cost to the card holder. Parking time purchased after 6:00 p.m. is not applied against the 3-hour (before 6:00 p.m.) daily total, so it will not be included in any overage invoicing or billing, thus providing free parking after 6:00 p.m. in the public parking lots.
Important Note Regarding Resident Parking Passcard Use after 6:00 p.m.
During the operational hours of the municipal parking lots downtown, there must be a valid payment for any space occupied by a vehicle for the full duration said vehicle occupies that space
Any vehicles parking in those lots after 6:00 p.m. must comply with the above regulation or that vehicle will be in violation and subject to citation
This policy extends to all Sausalito residents as well
Residents are expected, like all customers, to pre-pay for their full parking session in advance; all customers may extend their parking time by returning to a pay station and purchasing additional parking time as needed
As stated above, failure to purchase sufficient parking time for your parking session may result in a parking citation for expired meter/space being issued
Replacing a Resident Parking Passcard
Report a lost or stolen passcard to the Sausalito Parking Authority by email at email@example.com or by phone at (415) 289-4170.
It is important to report a lost or stolen resident parking passcard as soon as possible
While the card is no long in your possession you may still be responsible for any and all charges made by that card until it is reported lost or stolen
Notify the Sausalito Parking Authority once you notice the passcard is no longer in your possession so it may be deactivated immediately
If you suspect your resident parking passcard is damaged and is no longer unusable in a parking pay station you may apply for a replacement resident parking passcard following the standard application process.
Please note there is only one active card allowed per person – when a card is reported lost, stolen, or is replaced, it will be deactivated and will no longer be accepted at any pay station.
If you have additional questions regarding the Sausalito Resident Parking Passcard, please contact the Sausalito Parking Authority at (415) 289-4170 or firstname.lastname@example.org