Parking Enforcement

Parking Enforcement

Our civilian parking enforcement officer enforces various parking laws, policies, rules, and regulations established by the City or the State of Iowa. Such duties include enforcement of fire lanes, handicapped, three-hour parking restrictions, and Scoff towing. For questions regarding parking, please call 641-844-1807.

Emergency Snow Routes

Marshalltown has approximately 25 miles of emergency snow routes. These emergency snow routes are plowed first allowing any resident no more than a few blocks to get to a plowed main street and allowing for police, fire, ambulance, or other emergency vehicles to reach within a few blocks of any home or business. Designated streets are marked with red and white Emergency Snow Route signs. Stay up to date about when the snow ordinance is in effect by signing up for Notify Me to get email or text notifications of City News Flashes. Click here to review the map of snow routes and prohibited parking. 

Parking Ticket Payments

Payments may be made in the cashier’s office at City Hall, 24 North Center Street. After-hours payments may be deposited in the payment box inside the front lobby of the Police Department or the payment box outside of City Hall at the ADA entrance. E-payments can be made by clicking here.

If you have questions about the amount owed, contact account receivables at 641-754-5700, option #2, or by emailing The following information will be required to review tickets and outstanding balances:

  • License plate number and state
  • Ticket number; or
  • Social Security number