City of Hoboken, NJ
Hudson County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the City of Hoboken 1-4-2012 by Ord. No. Z-153.[1] Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Transportation and Parking Utility — See Ch. 56.
Surface parking lots — See Ch. 140.
Parking permits — See Ch. 141A.
Vehicles and traffic — See Ch. 190.
Parking for handicapped — See Ch. 192.
[1]
Editor's Note: This ordinance was adopted as Ch. 140, but was renumbered to maintain the organization of the Code.

§ 141-1 Establishment; title.

[Amended 7-5-2017 by Ord. No. Z-508]
This chapter is hereby established and entitled "Public Parking Garages and Lots."

§ 141-2 Reduced monthly fees for senior citizens and veterans.

[Amended 1-3-2017 by Ord. No. Z-456]
Any individual 65 years of age or older who submits proper proof of age and residency in accordance with § 141A-2, Resident permits, or veterans upon proof of residency and submission of proof of veteran status, shall be charged a reduced monthly parking garage fee at the municipal garages, based upon availability, as follows:
Garage B
Garage D
Garage G
Midtown
Garden Street
Seniors and veterans
$190
$145
$120
$145
N/A

§ 141-3 Municipal parking garages and lots established.

[Added 1-3-2017 by Ord. No. Z-456; amended 7-5-2017 by Ord. No. Z-508]
A. 
Municipal parking garages shall be established at the following locations:
Garage
Address
Garage B
28 2nd Street
Garage D
215 Hudson Street
Garage G
315 Hudson Street
Midtown
371 4th Street
Garden Street
916 Garden Street
B. 
Municipal surface parking lots shall be established at the following locations:
Lot
Address
Lot No. 1
200 Willow Avenue
Lot No. 2
259 11th Street
Lot No. 3
1301 Jefferson Street

§ 141-4 Municipal parking garage rates for residents.

[Added 1-3-2017 by Ord. No. Z-456]
A. 
Residents who have established their residency in accordance with § 141A-2, Resident permits, may apply to the Hoboken Parking Utility for monthly parking in one of the municipal parking garages, based upon availability.
B. 
Municipal parking garage rates for residents to reserve spots on a monthly basis shall be as follows and are dependent upon the type of monthly pass purchased, which are based upon the frequency and times the resident will be utilizing the parking garage:
Garage B
Garage D
Garage G
Midtown
Garden Street
Resident monthly standard
$235
$185
$160
$185
$200
Resident monthly limited
$180
$140
$130
$140
N/A
Resident monthly reserved
$310
$235
$235
$285
N/A
C. 
Types of monthly rates defined:
(1) 
Resident monthly standard: Residents may park their car in unreserved spaces of the garage 24/7 on a first-come, first-served basis.
(2) 
Resident monthly limited: Residents may park their car in unreserved spaces of the garage on a first-come, first-served basis, except from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Residents may park from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday for two days per month ("24/7 days") and any unused 24/7 days may accrue during the months in which the resident holds a valid resident monthly limited parking pass. For example, if the resident does not utilize the two 24/7 days in January, they would be entitled to four 24/7 days in February. Residents will not be entitled to any reimbursement for accrual of 24/7 days upon termination of their resident monthly limited parking pass.
(3) 
Resident monthly reserved: Residents may reserve a guaranteed spot in the garage and park there 24/7.
D. 
Permits shall be valid for up to one year, and residents will be billed on a monthly basis, which monthly payment shall be nonrefundable. Residents may terminate their permit before the full year is over with no penalty, but shall be responsible to pay the full monthly fee for any month or portion thereof utilized. For example, if a resident cancels his or her permit on January 15, 2016, he or she is still responsible for paying the full month of January and is not entitled to a refund for the unused portion of the month.
[Amended 7-5-2017 by Ord. No. Z-508]
E. 
Residents may also utilize the municipal parking garages at a discounted rate in the following limited circumstances:
(1) 
Resident overnight: Residents may park in the garage from 8:00 p.m. to 8:00 a.m. at a discounted rate of $5 per night based upon availability.
(2) 
Resident vacation spot: Residents may park in Garage B on Hudson Street (6th Floor) for up to 14 days per year at a discounted rate of $5 per day.
(3) 
Resident emergency/event: Limited parking for residents is available on a first-come, first-served basis in the municipal garages when the City determines that there is an emergency or during a special event, in which case the parking rate and time increment shall be determined by the City and set forth in the emergency/event announcement as issued by the City.

§ 141-5 Municipal parking garage rates for businesses.

[Added 1-3-2017 by Ord. No. Z-456]
A. 
Individuals who qualify for business parking permits in accordance with § 141A-5, Business permits, may apply for monthly parking rates in one of the municipal garages.
B. 
Municipal parking garage rates for business owners/employees to reserve spots on a monthly basis shall be as follows:
Garage B
Garage D
Garage G
Midtown
Garden Street
Business monthly standard
$325
$325
$325
$325
N/A
Business monthly reserved
$400
$400
$400
$400
N/A
Business monthly limited
$225
$225
$225
$225
N/A
C. 
Types of monthly rates defined:
(1) 
Business monthly standard: Business owners/employees may park their car in a municipal garage in unreserved spaces 24/7 on a first-come, first served basis.
(2) 
Business monthly limited: Business owners/employees may park their car in unreserved spaces of the garage on a first-come, first-served basis during the hours of 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.
(3) 
Business monthly reserved: Business owners/employees may reserve a guaranteed spot in a designated municipal garage.
D. 
[1]Passes shall be valid for up to one year, and owners will be billed on a monthly basis, which monthly payment shall be nonrefundable. Owners may terminate their pass before the full year is over with no penalty, but shall be responsible to pay the full monthly fee for any month or portion thereof utilized.
[1]
Editor’s Note: Pursuant to Ord. No. Z-508, former Subsection D, regarding discounted rates for employees and customers, was deleted, and former Subsection E was redesignated as Subsection D.

§ 141-6 Municipal parking garage transient rates.

[Added 1-3-2017 by Ord. No. Z-456]
A. 
Transient rates for the municipal garages are as follows:
Garage B
Garage D
Garage G
Midtown
Garden Street
Up to 1/2 hour
$4
$4
N/A
N/A
N/A
Up to 1 hour
$7
$7
N/A
$4
N/A
Up to 2 hours
$10
$10
N/A
$6
N/A
Up to 3 hours
N/A
N/A
N/A
$8
N/A
Up to 8 hours
$17
$17
N/A
$16
N/A
Up to 12 hours
$26
$26
N/A
$20
N/A
Up to 24 hours
$30
$30
N/A
$24
N/A
B. 
Special rates for Garage B and Garage D:
(1) 
Enter Sunday through Thursday between 6:00 p.m. and 2:00 a.m.:
(a) 
Up to one hour: $6.
(b) 
Up to two hours: $10.
(c) 
Maximum to 7:00 a.m.: $18.
(2) 
Enter Friday through Saturday between 6:00 p.m. and 2:00 a.m.:
(a) 
Up to one hour: $6.
(b) 
Up to two hours: $15.
(c) 
Maximum to 7:00 a.m.: $30.

§ 141-7 Municipal parking lot monthly rates.

[Added 7-5-2017 by Ord. No. Z-508[1]]
A. 
Residents who have established their residency in accordance with § 141A-2 ("Resident permits") may apply to the Hoboken Parking Utility for a monthly spot in municipal surface Lots No. 1 and No. 2, subject to availability, and the rates shall be as follows:
Lot
Address
Monthly Rate
Lot No. 1
200 Willow Avenue
$150
Lot No. 2
259 11th Street
$150
B. 
Any individual, regardless of residency, may apply to the Hoboken Parking Utility for a monthly spot in Lot No. 3, located at 1301 Jefferson Street, based upon availability, for a monthly fee of $195 per month.
C. 
Permits shall be valid for up to one year, and individuals will be billed on a monthly basis, which monthly payment shall be nonrefundable. Individual permit holders may terminate their permit before the full year is over with no penalty, but shall be responsible to pay the full monthly fee for any month or portion thereof utilized. For example, if an individual cancels his or her permit on January 15, 2016, he or she is still responsible for paying the full month of January and is not entitled to a refund for the unused portion of the month.
[1]
Editor's Note: Pursuant to this ordinance, former § 141-7 was renumbered as § 141-8.

§ 141-8 Regulations.

[Added 1-3-2017 by Ord. No. Z-456]
The Director of the Hoboken Parking Utility and/or his or her designee may implement reasonable administrative policies to effectuate the provisions of this chapter.