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Tickets, Fines, and Booting

All faculty, staff, students, affiliates, vendors, and visitors are responsible for all tickets incurred by them, vehicles under their control, or their visitors.

Permit and lot regulations are in effect year round, Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Service, handicap, public safety, and restricted parking areas are still enforced 24 hours a day.

Appealing a Ticket

All ticket payments and appeals must be received at the Parking & Transportation Office within 10 calendar days of issue.

One “no permit or wrong permit for lot displayed” violation will be forgiven, utilizing an appeal form located in the Parking & Transportation Department or on-line through your SIS account. You can also send an appeal to parking@rpi.edu. These appeal forms must be received in the Parking & Transportation Office at 2144 Burdett Avenue within ten calendar days of receipt of a ticket.

Vehicles booted for delinquent tickets lose the right to appeal those tickets.

See also: Writing an Effective Appeal

Fines

  • Expired Meter or Hangtag Not Displayed: $11
  • Wrong Permit or No Permit: $31
  • Travel Lane or Parking Prohibited: $31
  • Fire Lanes and Fire Hydrants: $41
  • Hindering Snow Removal: $41
  • Failure to comply with a traffic device. $101
  • Disabled (Handicapped): $101
  • Unauthorized use of Permit/Hang tag: $151
  • All other violations*: $151

*Any vehicle parked on campus without a valid (or expired) State or Province registration.

Booting

Unregistered vehicles with delinquent tickets valued at $20.00 or more may be booted (wheel lock) or towed at the expense of the owner.

An additional fee of $26.00 will be charged for the first 24 hours of boot application, or any part thereof. An added fee of $16.00 for each additional 24 hour period will also apply.

A fee of $401.00 will be imposed in those instances when the boot is tampered with by those who attempt to remove it by force to avoid payment of delinquent fees and fines.


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