On-Street Disabled Parking Policy

The City is pleased to make parking spaces available for all. The On-Street Disabled Parking Policy waHandicap Sign Opens in new windows adopted by the City Council in May 2021.

Submittal Requirements

To apply for a residential on-street accessible parking space, applicants must submit the following:

  1. A completed application
  2. Must be requested by a person with a Disabled License Plate, Disabled Veterans Plate, or a Disabled Parking Placard from the Registry of Motor Vehicles. This establishes that the applicant has a long-term disability.
  3. Applicants must establish that they are year-round residents in the immediate vicinity of the requested parking space.
  4. Accessible off-street parking must not be available to the applicant, or the necessary accommodations cannot be made.
  5. The placement of the on-street disabled parking space must not conflict with existing City Ordinance, State Code or rules, or Federal regulations.
  6. The addition of the requested on-street disabled parking space will not interfere with the flow of traffic.
  7. The City reserves the right to refuse any request which not within a reasonable distance of a handicapped accessible curb ramp or egress route.
  8.  The city staff and City Council may also consider unique or unusual circumstances on a case-by-case basis.

Applications and supplemental documents can be submitted by:

  • Mail to:Public Works Department
    Attn: Street Department
    3510 Division Street
    Burlington, IA 52601
  • Email to streets@burlingtoniowa.org
  • In-person at the Public Works Department Counter at 3510 Division Street, Burlington, Iowa 52601.

Relevant Documents:

On-Street Disabled Parking Policy

Application for an on-street accessible parking space