If you received a ticket in person or on your car, look down at the bottom of the ticket for instructions for your response and follow them carefully. Nothing further will be mailed by the department unless you get a reminder of the ticket. We shall give you one chance to pay the ticket then we shall write a citation for parking. A Summons (Citation) is sent from the Court by First Class mail indicating the offense charged, fines and costs, and instructions for response unless you fail to respond, at which time a Warrant will be issued for your arrest. Below is the box description of the ticket.
I. Designated Parking Spaces
a. Make sure you are in one parking space only.
b. Vehicle should be parked in between the white lines and meter situated at front or rear bumper of your car.
II. Meter Rates
a. Rates are 15 minutes for $.25
b. Additional time can be acquired by putting in quarters. Our meters ONLY accept quarters.
c. Meters are enforced Monday through Friday from 9:00 AM until 5:00 PM and Saturday from 9:00 AM until 1:00 PM.
III. Handicapped Parking
a. Handicapped spaces are marked by sign and blue emblem on parking space. You must display a placard by hanging it on the rear view mirror.
IV. Ticket Payment
a. Payments may be made either in person between the hours of 7:00 AM – 11:00 PM at 3624 Brownsville Road. Pittsburgh, PA 15227. If by mail, at the address printed on the top of ticket. After hours (11:00 PM – 7:00 AM) a drop box is provided for your convenience. After hours payments are accepted in the form of a check or money order, no cash.
a. Payment of fines within fifteen (15) days will avoid possible higher penalties and cost of prosecution. Fines are subject to increase after forty eight (48) hours.
Up to 48 Hours - $15.00 for any parking tickets for meters
48 hours to two weeks - $20.00
Two Weeks it shall go to a citation.
Definitions of "Park" or "Parking"-
(1) The temporary storing of a vehicle, whether occupied or not, on or off the roadway and includes the stopping and standing of any vehicle. The term "parking" when prohibited, means halting a vehicle, whether or not occupied, except momentarily for the purpose of, and while actually engaged in, loading or unloading property or passengers for a period of time not to exceed two minutes.
(2) The term "parking" as used in this article to prohibit or regulate parking shall not prohibit or include reasonable activities of loading, unloading or delivery from or onto any vehicle, provided that those activities are conducted between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m., prevailing time, daily, including Sundays and holidays; and provided, further, that such prohibited "parking" shall not include or prohibit collection of refuse, rubbish, garbage, weeds and vegetation and recyclables which is conducted between the hours of 6:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m., prevailing time, daily, including Sundays and holidays.
PARKING TICKETS CAN BE PAID AT THE BRENTWOOD BOROUGH POLICE DEPARTMENT FROM 7 AM TO 11 PM WEEKDAYS OR ANYTIME AT THE DROPBOX OUTSIDE THE DEPARTMENT OFFICES.