Pay a Parking Ticket

About Parking Tickets

If you have questions about a ticket, you may contact the patrol commander from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday at 616-949-7010. To dispute a parking ticket, you must appear in person at the Department of Public Safety during normal business hours.

Parking tickets can be paid in person, online or by mail. If parking tickets are not paid within 10 days, the fine doubles. If not paid within 45 days, the fine quadruples.


Make check or money order payable to: "City of East Grand Rapids" and mail your payment to:
  • City of East Grand Rapids
    750 Lakeside Drive SE
    Grand Rapids, MI 49506
Please note: Do not mail cash.

In Person

Payments can be made in person at the City of East Grand Rapids Finance Department, 750 Lakeside Drive SE, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. You can pay in person with:
  • Cash
  • Check or money order (payable to "City of East Grand Rapids")
  • Visa, MasterCard or Discover credit cards (If you’re paying by credit card there is a 3% fee.)

Online Payment

You can pay a parking ticket online with a debit or credit card. For privacy reasons, names and addresses are kept confidential and are not posted online. Therefore when making an online payment, make sure you select the correct 5-digit ticket number. The City is not responsible for any misapplied payments. A 3% convenience fee will be added at the time of the transaction. You can download detailed instructions for paying your parking ticket here and then click the link below.

Please note: Tickets received the same day will not be available to pay online until the next business day. If you wish to have a payment processed immediately, you can pay in person during normal business hours.

Pay A Parking Ticket Online

Moving Violations

Tickets for moving violations are paid at:
63rd District Court
1950 East Beltline NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525

Contact 63rd District Court at 616-632-7770 for fine amounts.