Almost all City of Dubuque parking violations carry an initial fine of $15 and increase to $20 if not paid within 30 calendar days.

Exceptions include:
Violation   Initial Fine Fine After 30 Days 
 Expired parking meter  $10  $15
 Fire lane/Fire hydrant  $50  $50
 Disabled parking  $200 $200
 City's snow route restricted parking policy  $30  $35


The City accepts VISA, Mastercard, and Discover in addition to cash and checks.

Parking Ordinances

View a complete description of the City’s parking ordinances, title 9 chapter 14 of the Dubuque City Code.