Parking Stickers

The 1st Ward contains 6 residential parking zones. The approximate boundaries of these zones are:

* 154- Division to Wabansia, Damen to Noble
* 346- Schubert to Wellington, California to Hoyne
* 102- Division to Altgeld, California to Oakley
* 759- Chicago to Division, California to Western
* 204- Augusta to Division, Paulina to Milwaukee
* 168- Ontario to Division, Western to Paulina

Residential Guest Passes


My office sells 24 hour guest passes. These are available to purchase during my regular office hours. B Each household, located within a zone, is entitled to purchaseB three books (45 passes) every 30 days. B As of April 2016, the City Clerk’s offices are the only locations that will accept cash, ward offices can only accept credit or debit cards.


Monthly minimum: 15 passes for $8
Monthly maximum: 30 passes for $16
These passes expire in December 2015


Chicago City Stickers, Residential Zone Stickers and Guest Passes are all sold at the City Clerkbs Office or Clerk Satellite Facilities.

Clerk Mendoza’s website can be found here.
City Stickers/Residential Zone Stickers

If you live in the City of Chicago for more than 30 days, you are required to have a Chicago City Sticker. We do not sell City Stickers at our office. You may purchase City Stickers at the following locations:

City Clerkbs Office
City Clerk Satellite Office

Currency Exchanges*

*Please be aware that there may be a convenience fee associated with purchasing stickers at a currency exchange location.B Currency exchanges can only process orders for vehicles with in-state license plates. If you have out-of-state plates, visit the City Clerkbs office to purchase your sticker.

City Sticker Facts

The annual cost for a passenger vehicle is $75.00 however they are prorated.
June 1 – November 30:B $75.00
December 1 – March 31: $50.00
April 1 – May 31:B $25.00

If you have a larger truck, van, or SUV you may need to purchase an additional large passenger sticker. Make sure to check the Chicago City Clerk for information and to see if your vehicle qualifies.

If you are age 65 or older, you are eligible to receive a senior citizen discount on your sticker.

You will need to provide proof of vehicle registration and proof of residency.

If you are a new resident or a current resident who has purchased a new or used vehicle (within the last 30 calendar days), you are not subject to a late fee. Please provide your bill of sale or documentation that you recently moved into the City of Chicago when you purchase your sticker.

Residential Zone Sticker Facts

The annual cost of a residential sticker is $25.00 however they are prorated.

June 1 – November 30: $25.00
December 1 – March 31:B $16.50
April 1 – May 31: $8.25

You can find a map of zoned parking areas here.

Truck Parking Passes

Pickup trucks and large vans are not allowed to park on residential streets within the 1st Ward without a valid truck parking pass. Only vehicles weighing up to 4,500 lbs. are eligible to receive the parking pass and they must have no outstanding parking violations.

Truck parking passes are available at the 1st Ward office. Vehicle owners must provide proof of residence and type bAb city sticker purchase. Permits are available free of charge.
Trucks and large vans in violation of this requirement are eligible to receive a parking violation notice in the amount of $25.00.

A truck parking permit does not replace a city sticker or a residential zone parking permit.
For more information about truck parking click here.