At this time, parking tickets can only be paid in person or mailed to:
|City of Menasha Police Department||or||City of Menasha|
|Attn: Traffic Clerk||Attn: Finance Department|
|430 First Street||100 Main Street STE 100|
|Menasha, WI 54952||Menasha, WI 54952|
If you wish to dispute a parking ticket, please fill out the Parking Citation Review Form and submit in person, by mail to the Menasha Police Department (listed above), or by email within the form.
Are parking spaces in city lots available on a monthly rental basis?
Yes, a permit may be purchased each month at the Menasha Police Department for the sum of $30.00 + Tax. You may contact the Menasha Police Department for further information and regulations.
What are the fines for illegal parking?
The fines for illegal parking are as follows:
2:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m. $25.00(Winter) or $10.00 (Summer)
Left Side Parking $10.00
No Parking Zone $10.00
30-Minute to 3-hour Parking $10.00
Too Close/Driveway $10.00 --- 4 ft. min.
Too Close/Fire Hydrant $10.00 --- 10 ft. min.
Too Close/Crosswalk $10.00 --- 15 ft. min.
Too Close/Railroad Crossing $10.00 --- 25 ft. min.
Improper Parking $10.00
Special Event $10.00
Permit Parking $10.00
Over Sidewalk $10.00
Private Property $10.00
Front Lawn $10.00
Faculty Only $10.00
Bus Loading Zone $10.00
Disabled Zone $200.00
Boat Launch $15.00
These rates apply if parking citations are paid within ten days. Parking citations paid after the 10-day period will result in additional charges and possible suspension of vehicle registration.
Where can a citizen legally park?
Citizens may park on any public street not restricted by state law or local ordinance. Prohibited zones may include, but not limited to:
- Too close to intersections
- Near side of through streets
- Adjacent to an elementary school
- In lanes of traffic
- In front of a fire hydrant
- On front lawns
- Areas designated by yellow striping
- Areas designated by sign
Where are parking fines paid?
You may pay your parking fine at the Finance Office, 100 Main Street, Menasha, by mail, or in person between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. A drop box is also available in the lobby of the Menasha Police Department. Online payment of parking tickets is NOT currently available.
Where are complaints concerning parking tickets directed?
The Menasha Police Department, specifically the Traffic Liaison, handles parking ticket complaints and can be reached at 920-967-3592.
If you wish to have a parking ticket reviewed, you will be asked to complete and submit a Parking Citation Review Form which is available on the Police Department > Forms section of this website.
What are the regulations covering overnight parking?
Ordinance 10-1-29 covers all night parking. Overnight parking from 2:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m. is prohibited during the months of November through March.
Parking on an odd / even basis is allowed during the months of April through October.
Parking on the odd numbered side of the street on odd numbered days, and even side of the street on even numbered days. The days are determined on the day as figured prior to midnight. There are some exceptions to the even / odd parking prohibition by ordinance, specifically Roosevelt Street and Riverway.