Appeals are reviewed bi-weekly, based on guidelines below. All appeal decisions are final.
Grounds for Appeal
Substantial evidence that you did not commit the violation for which the citation was issued.
You may have committed the violation, but circumstances were not under you control and prior to being issued the citation, you made demonstrable attempt to notify Tufts Parking Services or Enforcement of the situation.
Invalid Grounds for Appeal
Lack of knowledge of regulations
Parked for short period of time or the parking lot appeared empty
Having the wrong permit
Failure to obtain or renew a permit
Failure to display a permit
Displaying a permit obtained false pretenses
Displaying a permit not assigned to the motor vehicle it is assigned to
Inability to pay fines
Past parking record will be considered.
The registered owner of the vehicle is responsible for the citation, regardless of who was driving.
Permits must be displayed correctly and in accordance with the directions of Tufts Parking Services, in order to be considered valid.