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Saint Petersburg, FL - Parkmobile Info

Parkmobile is a pay by phone parking solution and certain information varies depending on your location. Note that the information in this article is ONLY for the parking areas in St Petersburg, FL where Parkmobile is offered.

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Transaction Fees

Where Will Payment Appear?

Zone Numbers

Phone Number

Payment Methods

Session Management

Citation/Parking Operator Info

 

Transaction Fees (based on Membership Level):

There is no cost to register with us or to download one of our mobile apps. The transaction fees charged when you initiate a parking session are in addition to the regularly charged parking fees for your area. Transaction fees vary based on which level of membership you choose. View our Memberships article to learn more about the different membership levels.

The transaction fees for this area are as follows:

Basic Membership - $0.35 per transaction

Preferred Membership - $0.25 per transaction

Corporate Membership - $0.25 per transaction

How Will Enforcement Officers Know That I've Paid? Will My Payment Show on the Meter?

Parkmobile payments do not integrate with the meters in this area. While your payment will not show on the meter, the officer will use your license plate number and zone number to view your Parkmobile payment on a handheld device. As such, please make sure to add any additional license plate numbers to your account before creating a parking session in order to make sure your parking transactions are correctly created.

Zone Number Information and Range:

Zone numbers are a critical part of your transaction and must be recorded correctly in order for your parking session to be identified correctly by the parking enforcement officers. Zone numbers vary by lot. The zone number listing below is provided as a reference only. You MUST identify your Parkmobile zone number from the green Parkmobile signage located in your parking area to ensure you start your session correctly.

In the parking areas in St Petersburg, FL zone numbers range from 2001 to 2018.

Zone Number Lot Name
2001 Central Ave
2002 University Village
2003 Hospital
2004 USF
2005 Pier Approach
2006 BayShore Dr.
2007 Beach Dr.
2008 6th St. N. 
2009 Courthouse Lot
2010 City Hall Lot/Lot 4
2011 Motorcycle Meters
2012 Albert Whitted Park Lot
2013 City Hall
2014 Bay Walk
2015 400 2nd Ave NE
2016 230 1st St SE
2017 800 1st Ave S
2018 1300 1st Ave N

Area Specific Parkmobile Phone Number:

The Parkmobile toll-free phone number to reach the automated system to register and/or start or extend your parking sessions is: 877-727-5714 (877 PARK 714). If you are parking in St Petersburg, FL and call any other Parkmobile phone number you will be at risk parking in a zone in the wrong geographical area and the parking officers in your area wouldn't see your parking payment in that case.

Payment Methods Accepted:

The payment methods accepted in your area are: PayPal, Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express

Can transactions in zones in this area be stopped? Extended? Why or why not?

You can not stop a session once started. You must select the amount of time you want in advance and pay for that time with your credit card. If you chose more time than you needed, you will not be able to stop the session or get a refund.

You are able to extend your parking time, if you see that you need more than the amount you initially paid for, as long as you haven't already chosen the maximum allowed. In order to extend a transaction it must still be active and not yet expired. If you let your session expire you will be required to move your vehicle to another zone before creating your next transaction, as there is a 30 minute no-return time limit in place by the City of St Petersburg. Extension example: if the maximum is 4 hours, and you chose 1 hour, you can then extend your session before it expires for up to an additional 3 hours. Note that extensions are separate transactions, and therefore each extension carries a transaction fee as well.

**As an incentive, with Parkmobile, you can pay for one additional hour beyond the meter maximum posted in your area. For instance, if you begin a 2 hour session in an area with a 2 hour maximum, you can go back into the system and extend that session for an additional hour. The additional hour can only be added as an extension of the original session.

What do I do if I get a parking citation in this area?

Parkmobile does not own, operate, manage or enforce the parking areas. We don’t issue tickets and we can’t remove them for you. We can provide you with the contact information for your parking authority, if you don’t have it, so you can contact them to begin your dispute. You can use your parking receipt from your Personal Pages to include with your dispute.

To dispute a citation, follow the instructions on the ticket or call 727-551-3125. You can log on to your Personal Pages online at www.parkmobile.com to obtain a receipt for your parking session.

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