Winter Parking

In the City of Fond du Lac, parking from November 15th through March 15th is restricted between the hours of 8:00 PM and 8:00 AM. On EVEN numbered days starting at 8:00 PM, parking is restricted to the even side of the street only. (Example: January 10th at 8:00pm you would park on the even side of the street). The same applies for ODD numbered days. NO PERMITS will be required. Any METERED AREA is restricted to 60 minutes between the hours of 2:00 AM and 6:00 AM. This policy overrides all other on-street parking restrictions in place on any street where parking is allowed.

For questions regarding winter parking restrictions, please call the Police Department at (920) 322-3700.

To appeal a parking ticket, you must submit it online at If you are not able to submit it online, you may email or write a letter to City of Fond du Lac, 160 S Macy St, Fond du Lac, WI 54935. Appeals are not accepted over the phone.


About Us

The Parking Utility maintains approximately 2000 public parking spaces in Downtown Fond du Lac, including two convenient parking ramps with metered spaces and permit parking. Visitors to downtown can park for free on Main Street, with a two hour limit. Parking limits are enforced Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. for metered parking, and 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. for Main Street. Parking is free throughout the downtown on evenings and weekends.

Downtown business owners, employees and frequent visitors find parking permits to be cost-effective and convenient. Permits can be purchased at the Central Collections Office located on the first floor of the City-County Government Center at 160 South Macy Street or by calling (920) 322-3460.

To report a broken or damaged meter, please email us: