DELIVERY SERVICE PARKING
Administrative Rule Adopted by
Bureau of Transportation Systems Management Pursuant to Rule-Making Authority
1. As authorized by Code Section
16.20.630, a delivery service permit allows parking in any area designated by
2. A permit may be issued to a licensed
messenger service with the following rules:
a) Permitted vehicle may occupy a 15 minute metered
space for not more than 5 minutes, and any other metered space for not more
than 20 minutes without payment fee.
b) Permitted vehicle may also occupy truck-loading
zones for a maximum of 15 minutes (subject to trucking loading aggregate
c) The permit must also be clearly displayed in lower
center of windshield when pickup or delivery is performed. Permanent or
magnetic signs with the name of the company in letters at least 2 inches high
must be displayed on the left sides of the vehicle while using the Permit
(vinyl signs approved by Sign Committee are acceptable).
d) The Permit remains the Property of the City of
Portland and must be surrendered upon demand by any authorized dealer.
e) The Permit may not be used in addition to time on
f) If permit is lost or stolen, there is a $15
replacement charge per permit.
3. Permits may be issued by mail only.
4. A fee will be charged for this permit.
Permits are issued for the calendar year and fees are prorated based on purchase
dates as follows:
a) 1/1-3/31 = 150.00
b) 4/1-6/30 = 112.50
c) 7/1-9/30 = 75.00
d) 10/1-12/31 = 37.50
5. In addition to any penalty imposed by
the court as a result of a citation, violations of this permit will be penalized
a) 2nd violation: 10 days suspension of
b) 3rd violation: 30 days suspension of
c) 4th violation: revocation of
6. Failure to surrender a suspended
permit within 10 days of the date notification of suspension will result in
cancellation of that permit for the remainder of the year.
7. Continued noncompliance can result in
examination of whether future permits will be issued.
Filed for inclusion in PPD December 5, 2003.
(Re-indexed by City Auditor October 2005 - formerly indexed as