Unpaid Parking Tickets and Suspensions

If you fail to pay a parking citation, there will be additional fines assessed.

If payment is not made within 10 days of the date of the infractions, the Police Department shall mail a second notice to the registered owner of the vehicle. The penalty shall then be doubled the deposit amount set forth above and must be paid within 30 days of violation.

If payment is not made or the violator fails to contest the parking ticket with in 30 days of the violation, the penalty shall be double the deposit amount set forth and the Police Department shall request the State Department of Transportation to suspend the vehicle registration pursuant to ch. TRANS 128, Wis, Admin.Code.

If your vehicle registration is suspended, you will need to pay all fines and fees associated with your name at the main reception desk at the Police Dpeartment, 101 Vine Street. Please be aware that it takes approximately 7 to 10 business days for the State of Wisconsin to process a reinstatement of your registration. You are encouraged to pay parking tickets in a timely manner to avoid vehicle registration suspension and the issues related to reinstatement.