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Parking Permits

Overnight Parking
Daily overnight on-street parking permits may be purchased from the parking permit machine at the front entrance of the Covina Police Department (444 N. Citrus Avenue) for $3 per night.

For a quarterly overnight parking permit, please apply at the Records Bureau of the Covina Police Department, open from 7am to 9pm daily (626) 384-5656.

Public Parking Lots in Downtown Covina
Daily parking permits for the public parking lots in Downtown may be purchased for $2 at the parking machines situated on the second floor of the Civic Center Parking Structure (124 E. College Street). There is no daily permit that allows a vehicle to park for more than 4 hours in a public parking lot besides the Civic Center Structure during parking enforcement hours, 8am to 8pm Monday through Friday.

Monthly Municipal Parking Lot parking permits, which are valid for parking over 4 hours in all Downtown public parking lots, are available online at

Municipal Parking Lot parking permits are sold exclusively online, no permits are available at Covina City Hall. Please allow two to five days for delivery through the US Postal Service. A valid daily permit must be purchased and displayed until the monthly permit arrives in the mail.  

Click a map of the Covina Public Parking lots or click for a Google Map of parking lots in and near Downtown Covina.

Metrolink Commuter Parking
For information or to purchase daily or monthly Metrolink commuter parking permits, please visit
Permits are required for parking Monday through Friday, 4am to midnight and also every night from 2am to 4am.  Parking is free on Saturdays and Sundays from 4am to midnight.

Cash only parking machines are available for daily parking on weekdays at the Metrolink Parking Structure (559 N. Citrus Avenue) for a fee of $2 a day.

Only monthly parking permits are accepted at the Covina Metrolink Station (600 N. Citrus Avenue) on weekdays.  A waiting list exists for the parking lot at the Covina Metrolink station, please visit to be added to the waiting list.


Parking Citations

To pay a parking citation, please visit Pay a Parking Ticket or call toll free (877) 236-2958.

To appeal a citation, please pick up a citation appeal form from the Records Bureau of the Covina Police Department, open from 7am to 9pm daily (626) 384-5656.  Citation appeals must be submitted within twenty-one (21) days of the receipt of the citation.  Or to appeal a citation online click  Contest a Citation.

If you have been issued a Disabled Person Placard and have received a citation when you have failed to display such placard, the following information is required to cancel the citation:

Copy of valid Disabled Person Placard

Copy of Disabled Person Placard Identification Card / Receipt

Copy of identification or driver’s license for Disabled Placard Owner

Additionally, an administrative fee (per 40226 CVC) of $10.00 is required in order to complete processing cancellation of the citation.

For any further questions, the Records Bureau of the Covina Police Department is available from 7am to 9pm daily (626) 384-5656.

To access the Covina Municipal Code to research a citation appeal, please visit parking citations can be found in section 10.32.

To access the California Vehicle Code to research a citation appeal, please visit