Parking restriction signs are used to govern the parking, stopping, and standing of vehicles. The City of Cedar Rapids Traffic Engineering Division is responsible for determining the parking restrictions on all public streets. Different signs are used for different types of parking restrictions. The following signs are examples of signs commonly found throughout Cedar Rapids.
After Hours: If you need immediate assistance to report malfunctioning traffic signals, traffic sign repairs, or deficient construction traffic controls, please Police Department Dispatch at (319) 286-5491.
Signs with a red legend indicate where parking is prohibited at all times or at specific times:
Signs with a green legend indicate locations of limited-time parking or parking in a particular manner:
Signs with a green legend and border with a white wheelchair symbol on a blue square indicate accessible parking locations that may be used only by individuals with disabled parking permits:
Request a parking restriction sign or call Traffic Engineering: (319) 286-5802.
To report a parking violation, please call Police dispatch: (319) 286-5491.
- AASHTO "Manual of Traffic Signs"
- MUTCD 2009 Edition Section 2B.46 "Parking, Standing, and Stopping Signs"
- Manual of Traffic Sign - "Regulatory Signs"
City Services Center
500 15th Avenue SW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
Phone Number: (319) 286-5802
Fax Number: (319) 774-5653
Monday - Friday
7:30 AM - 4:30 PM
If you need immediate assistance to report malfunctioning traffic signals, traffic sign repairs, or deficient construction traffic controls, please call the Police Department Dispatch at (319) 286-5491