Address/Hours of Operation
110 Crafts Street, 1st Floor
Newton, MA 02458
Mon. - Fri. 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
Jason Sobel, P.E., PTOE, Director
Isaac Prizant, Transportation Engineer
David Koses, Transportation Coordinator
City Parking Clerk
Mission & Responsibilities
Common Parking Citations Issued
Click here to see a list of common parking citations issued in Newton.
The City of Newton does not enforce parking meters on the following holidays:
New Year's Day
Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Request for Service
Streetlight out, parking meter not working, sign knocked down or missing? For non-emergency service requests and questions, please use the on-line Customer Service Center or call our office directly and someone will respond to you as soon as possible. If you see a traffic signal, streetlight, sign or anything else knocked down or that appears unsafe and requires immediate attention, call the Newton Police Dispatch at 617-796-2100. DO NOT submit an on-line request where an immediate response is necessary.
Neighborhood Parking Plans
Newtonville Neighborhood Parking District
The Newtonville Neighborhood Parking District was the first neighborhood parking plan in Newton, encompasses an area of about 40 streets in Newtonville, south of the Newtonville Village Center. This plan was developed over the course of two years through a series of community meetings, and the plan was rolled out in summer 2013. New parking regulations were put in place, superseding an outdated series of parking restrictions in the neighborhood. The plan features a permit override option available to residents and a limited number of non-residents (i.e., NNHS students). The plan continues to change as needed through the Traffic Council process.
Current MAP of the Newtonville Neighborhood Parking District (Updated 06/05/19)
Auburndale Village Parking District
The Auburndale Village Parking District currently encompasses an area of about 22 streets or street segments in Auburndale, including the Village Center and the streets near the Williams School. It was approved by the Newton Traffic Council in April, 2014, and by the Board of Aldermen in June, 2014. Changes have continued to be made through the Newton Traffic Council.
Current MAP of the Parking District - Lasell College Area (Updated 03/21/19)
Horace Mann Neighborhood Parking District
The Horace Mann Neighborhood Parking District was approved by Traffic Council in May 2014, for the Carr School at the time, and encompasses portions of Nevada Street and Linwood Avenue. In 2019 it was renamed the Horace Mann Neighborhood Parking District.
Current MAP of the Horace Mann Neighborhood Parking District (Updated 06/05/19)
Waban Village Parking District
Phase 1 of the Waban Village Parking District was approved by Traffic Council in November 2015 and included Beacon Street (part), Collins Road (part), Dorset Road (part), Locke Road, Manitoba Road, Southwick Road and Waban Avenue (part). The Waban Village Parking District may expand to adjacent streets in Waban through the Traffic Council process.
Current MAP of the Waban Village Parking District (Updated 10/20/16)
Newton Highlands Parking District
Phase 1 of the Newton Highlands Parking District was approved by Traffic Council in April 2019 and included Lincoln Street and portions of Bowdoin Street and Columbus Street. Phase 2 expanded the District to include all or part of 8 streets in Newton Highlands. The Newton Highlands Parking District may expand to other adjacent streets in Newton Highlands through the Traffic Council process.
Current MAP of the Newton Highlands Parking District (Updated 10/10/19)
Newton Corner Parking District
Phase 1 of the Newton Corner Parking District was approved by Traffic Council in October 2019 and included Playstead Road, Ricker Road and Ricker Terrace. The Newton Corner Parking District may expand to other adjacent streets in Newton Corner through the Traffic Council process.
Current MAP of the Newton Corner Parking District (Updated 11/27/19)