Section VIII: Driving and Parking Offenses

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Violation Fine Description
Altered
Permit
$100† The unauthorized sale, distribution, possession, counterfeiting, or alteration of a university parking permit and/or the possession of an illegally purchased, distributed, counterfeited, or altered permit
Blocking
Access
$100† Parked in such a manner as to obstruct clear access to disabled ramps or other special access.
Disregard
Control Device
$25† Failure to observe and heed authorized signs or devices such as barricades or signs controlling access to areas of campus.
Handicap
Space
$100 Unauthorized parking in a space designated for persons with disabilities
Improper
Parking
$25 Vehicle not completely in one (1) parking space as defined by 2 parallel lines, by wheel stops, or parking meters.
Invalid
Parking Area
$25* Parked in any area NOT designated for parking by regulations, signs, or markings such as grass, vacant spaces, sidewalks and construction areas.
No
Parking Zone
$25† Parked in an area designated as “No Parking” by signs or markings such as yellow curbs, ends of marked parking isles, and fire lanes.
No
Valid UNT Permit Displayed
$25 Parking in area controlled by signs or markings without a valid permit displayed.
Obstructing
Traffic
$25† Motor vehicle or bicycle parked and/or secured in such a manner as to OBSTRUCT traffic, either vehicular or pedestrian.
Overtime
Parking
$25 Parking overtime in a space which is limited in time or expired parking meter.
Permit
Not Properly Displayed
$25 Parking permit or permit number not clearly visible, properly affixed, or attached in the wrong place on the vehicle.
Theft
or Removal of Boot
$100* Theft of property or damaging property by either unauthorized boot removal or tampering/attempted removal of the boot
Unauthorized
Vehicle
$25 Parked in an area where vehicle is not authorized such as a four-wheeled vehicle in an area designated for motorcycles.
Wrong
Permit For Area
$25 Parking in area controlled by signs or markings with the wrong permit for the designated area.

*Offense fines are in addition to any associated costs, and vehicle may be subject to citation and immobilization/impoundment.

†Offense may be subject to citation and vehicle immobilization/impoundment.

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