Parking Information


The Gillette Police Department Community Service Officers would like to inform our community of common parking violations which occur throughout the city.

Parking Violations: 

  • Parking more than 18 inches from the curb. 
  • Parking left wheels to the curb. 
  • Parking closer than 15 feet from a fire hydrant. 
  • Parking trailers on the street from May 1st to Labor Day for more than 72 hours. 
  • Parking trailers on the street from Labor Day to May 1st for more than 24 hours. 
  • Parking a vehicle on the street which is not operable or properly licensed, which includes registration. 
  • Parking Industrial equipment, farm machinery, Semi trucks and trailers on the street. 
  • Parking in fire lanes. 
  • Parking in handicapped zones (unless you have a valid handicapped sticker or placard). 
  • Blocking Driveways. 
  • Blocking to obstruct the emptying of dumpsters and roll-out garbage’s. 
  • Please do not place tree branches on the outside of the dumpsters. 
  • Parking within 20 Feet of an intersection. 
  • Disobeying posted signs. 
  • Parking in “Permit Only” zones. 
  • Do not exceed the allotted time for downtown parking. 
  • When parking in the alley, you must allow at least 10 Feet clearance for traffic. 
  • For us living on an Emergency Snow Route, please make sure vehicles are not parked on the street when a snow emergency is declared. 
  • Avoid parking on the downtown streets when a parade is planned. 
  • Only parallel parking in cul-de-sacs. Solid Waste trucks must have access to the roll-out garbage.

If you have any questions or concerns on parking or other community related matters, please contact our Community Service Officers at the Gillette Police Department: (307) 682-5155.