Parking Clerk - Parking Enforcement Administration

Nanci L. Forrestall, Parking Clerk
Parking Enforcement Administrator

The Office of the Parking Clerk is responsible for parking related matters within the City of Northampton in the following areas:

  • The collection and adjudication of fines and fees resulting from the issuance of parking tickets
  • Maintaining the Parking Ticket Payment and Parking Permit Systems    
  • Parking Ticket Appeal Process and Administrative Hearings  
  • The clearing of "marked" registrations and licenses through the Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles upon payment of outstanding fines        
  • Parking Enforcement Officers    
  • The filing of Abandoned Vehicle Reports in accordance with MGL Chapter 90, Section 22A and Abandoned Vehicle Hearings      
  • Parking Permits; Residential, Long-Term Lots and E.J. Gare Parking Garage
  • Meter Bag Rental Program

To learn more about the duties of this office and services provided please visit any of the areas listed in the quick links section. 

Parking Division Administration
Maintenance of the city's parking lots, parking garage, on-street parking facilities, and additional responsibilities are handled by the Central Services Department. Items covered by Central Services could include:
    • Location of city parking lots
    • Parking meter maintenance
    • Parking policies
    • Related boards and committees
    • Parking System Management