Parking Enforcement

Pay Parking Tickets

Pay your tickets promptly. By city ordinance, fines are substantially increased if a ticket is not paid within five consecutive days. Tickets may be paid as follows:
  • Online
  • In person at the Athens Police Department 24/7
  • By phone at (800) 984-5973
  • By placing the ticket and exact fine amount in the courtesy envelope provided and depositing it in the yellow courtesy boxes located on various meters throughout the metered parking area
Do not place your tickets in a U.S. Postal Service mailbox.

Pay for Parking Meters Online

Parkmobile, A New Way to Park in Athens

Parkmobile, LLC and the City of Athens, OH announced today a program that allows customers to use their mobile phones to pay for parking at approximately 800 metered spaces throughout Athens. Customers can pay for parking with their cell phone using Parkmobile’s mobile applications for the iPhone, Android, Windows 7, and Black-berry smartphones.
To use the new Parkmobile system, customers register free at Once reg-istered, they can use a mobile app, internet, or call toll free to pay for parking.

Park Mobile Card