Sacramento Weighs Slashing Evening, Weekend Free Parking Hours, Raising Rates

The city says it needs city parking revenue to help pay for the Golden 1 Center, but some are taken aback by just how drastic the changes in parking could be.


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Hunter Pence’s Stint With River Cats Exposes Parking Mess At Raley Field

You could feel the excitement in the ballpark a two-time World Series champ Hunter Pence took to the field.


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Modesto Considering Big Changes To Downtown Parking Plan

Downtown business owners approached the city about changing the parking, and a hired consultant found the city’s parking was backwards—parking garages have the most space, but cost money, while street parking is limited and free.


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Downtown Tracy Redevelopment Plan Didn’t Include More Parking

The business owners on 10th Street say they work hard to bring in out-of-town customers, but the city isn’t giving them the time to keep them.


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Folsom Company Develops Technology To Track Down Handicap Placard Abusers

It’s the lowest of the low. People are scamming the system to get phony handicap parking placards just so they can park wherever they want. But now a Folsom company has created the first-of-its-kind technology to track the parking fraudsters.


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Tracy Residents Happy With Parking Permit Restrictions Near High School

Parking restrictions on East 12 Street and Berverdor Avenue keep high-school students and their parents out of the neighborhood and homeowners couldn’t be happier.


Jake Thomas was arrested for assaulting an officer after receiving a parking ticket. (Credit: Sacramento P.D.)

Man Accused Of Assaulting Sacramento Parking Agent

Have you ever wanted to give a city parking agent a piece of your mind? As tempting as that is, it’s best to keep your cool, as one man found out over the weekend.


Visitors to Yosemite will be encouraged to park in designated off-road areas while exploring the Tuolumne River. (Getty Images)

Yosemite National Park: No More Parking By The River

Plan prohibits visitors from leaving their cars on the roadside near the Tuolumne River.



Downtown Sacramento Businesses Hurt By Disabled Parking Placard Abuse

Art Luna, who owns Luna’s Cafe, is fed up with people without disabilities illegally using handicapped placards to park for free, right in front of his business all day.


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Busted: Handicap Parking Abuse

Parking can be in short supply, especially in Sacramento. This has led to abuse of the handicap parking placards.



Sacramento Considering Plan To Turn Parking Spots Into Miniature Parks

From parking spots to “parklets” – an urban idea could start popping up here in Sacramento. And the idea is to sprinkle little patches of green across town.


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Modesto Soccer Parents Upset About Parking Fees For Saturday Games

Modesto soccer parents are crying foul over parking fees to watch their children’s games. The Mary Grogan Soccer Complex has been open for only a few months, but it’s generating controversy with its pay-to-park policy.