Address/Hours of Operation
110 Crafts Street, 1st Floor
Newton, MA 02458
Mon. - Fri. 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
Nicole Freedman, Director
Stephen Simoglou, Transportation Engineer
Mission & Responsibilities
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.
Current Signalization Projects
Neighborhood Parking Plans
Newtonville Neighborhood Parking District
The Newton North 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 New parking regulations were put in place, superseding an outdated series of parking restrictions in the neighborhood.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.
Newtonville Neighborhood Parking District - Archives
Auburndale Village Parking District
The Auburndale Village Parking District currently encompasses an area of about 17 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 (updated 2/14/17)
Auburndale Village Parking District - Archives
Carr School Neighborhood Parking District
The Carr School Parking District plan was approved by Traffic Council in May 2014 and encompasses portions of Nevada Street and Linwood Avenue.
Waban Village Parking District
An initial Waban Village Parking District was approved by Traffic Council in November 2015 and includes Beacon Street (part), Collins Road (part), Dorset Road (part), Locke Road, Manitoba Road and Waban Avenue (part). The Waban Village Parking District may expand to other adjacent streets in Waban through the Traffic Council process.
Current MAP (Approved by Traffic Council on 10/20/16)