Citywide Parking Ban For Portland Tonight – 1/11


By Carol McCracken

A citywide parking ban for the city of Portland has been declared beginning at 10:00 pm, tonight, l/ll and ending at 6:00 am, Monday, 1/12. Vehicles left on the street during a ban will be towed at the owner’s expense (tow fee- $70, impound fee-$25, ticket cost – $30, and all outstanding tickets must be paid).

Vehicles will be towed to the city’s impound lot located at the International Marine Terminal on Commercial Street (phone # 774-3025). You may sign up to receive automatic parking ban notices by clicking on

The city has designated certain places where residents can park during this parking ban. Among them are: The lot across from the International Marine Terminal on Commercial Street (at the corner of Park and Commercial Strs); and Cutter Street lots (off Eastern Promenade). Vehicles can begun to be parked at 5:00 pm and are required to be moved by 7 am, 1/12.