Parking Information

Parking Kiosk Schedule:

DayTime
Monday - Saturday9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Sunday9:00 am to 5:00 pm

5-Hour Limits at Parking Kiosks:

The Borough has an ordinance in place for a five hour limitation on parking. This ordinance is in effect during the parking kiosk schedule listed above.

Example:  Your vehicle must move from it's original parking space to another parking space before or within the five hour window.  A ticket will be issues for non-compliance to this ordinance.


Fines and Costs:

ViolationUp to 48 HoursAfter 48 HoursUp to 10 Days
Parking Kiosk$10.00$15.00$20.00
5 hour Parking Limit$10.00$15.00$20.00
Handicapped Parking$75.00$75.00$75.00
Snow Emergency Parking$20.00$20.00$20.00
Prohibited Parking$20.00$25.00$30.00

Dispute a ticket:   If you want to dispute a parking ticket, do not make payment on the ticket.  Keep in mind that the fees will increase due to the added costs of the filing . Your parking ticket will then go to a citation filed through the Magistrate's Office. The Magistrate's office will set-up a summary hearing in front of the  Magistrate.  Your hearing notice will be mailed to you with the date/time of the hearing.  The Magistrate's office is located at 340 Center Avenue, Jim Thorpe Pa. 18229. 

Failure to Pay parking Ticket:  A citation will be issued if payments are not received after ten days of the violation.  The fees will increase due to the added costs of the filing.  Once a citation is forwarded to the District Magistrate, all fines and costs must be paid at the Office of the Magistrate located at 340 Center Avenue, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229.  The District Magistrate can be contacted at (570) 325-2751

Additional Parking Information: Our kiosks are user friendly. Take a moment and read the instructions.   Our kiosk system takes quarters, bills, credit cards and parking app but DO NOT give change.  The kiosk system is PAY AND DISPLAY your receipt on your dashboard.  The Borough of Jim Thorpe issues "Electronic" Parking Tickets and "Yellow" Parking Tickets.  Borough tickets can be paid at the RED BOXES, POLICE DEPARTMENT, ONLINE or US MAIL.  The County of Carbon also issues Electronic Parking Ticket.  County ticket numbers start with CC.  If you receive an Electroning Parking Ticket starting with CC, contact the County at (570)325-3611 regarding questions about County tickets.

Kiosk Mobile Phone App?  CLICK "FLOWBIRD APP" BELOW FOR COMPLETE INSTRUCTIONS ON "HOW THEY WORK"

Kiosk Location?  CLICK "KIOSK MAP" BELOW FOR MAP OF KIOSK LOCATIONS.

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