PARKING IN PALO ALTO
The City of Palo Alto offers convenient parking options to residents, employees, and visitors through on-street parking, off-street parking lots, and parking garages.
Enforcement of parking regulations is conducted from 8 AM to 5 PM, Monday through Friday. Enforcement is NOT in effect before and after those times and on weekends and holidays. Restricted areas such as red curbs, spaces designated for persons with disabilities, and any other locations prohibited by law are always in effect. Parking time limits are also enforced in signed two-hour on-street parking areas outside the Color Zone starting from the south side of Forest Avenue in the downtown area.