Parking Bureau

COVID-19 Pandemic
To reduce exposure to yourself, city employees and other members of the public, the City of Hudson encourages all Parking Violation Bureau services be handled by Mail or the utilization of the "Night Depository" box located between the entrance doors to City Hall, 520 Warren Street.  Please see the Pay By Phone and online payment options below.


Address & Contact Information:
City Hall, 1st Floor
520 Warren Street
Hudson, NY 12534
Phone: 518-828-0218
Fax: 518-828-3103

Hours of Operation:
Hours: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM Monday through Friday
July 1st through the Friday before Labor Day Hours: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM Monday through Friday
Closed for Lunch 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM everyday

Table of Contents:

Paying a Parking Ticket:

Payment Instructions
Avoid additional penalties by sending payment to the Parking Violations Bureau within 30 days.

       Pay by Phone
        Call 1-844-300-7116 and follow the voice prompts

       Pay Online

       Pay by Mail
        **DO NOT SEND CASH**

        Payment must be made by Money Order or Check. 
        Write your Ticket Number and Plate Number on the front of your payment. 

Make Payment and Mail to:
Hudson City Parking Ticket Bureau
City Hall
520 Warren Street
Hudson, NY  12534 

Pay In Person
Money Order, Cash or Check
Monday - Friday 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Closed for lunch 12:00-1:00 PM every day
Summer hours: office closes at 4:00 PM for July and August

NEW   Outdoor Drop Box labeled "Night Depository" located in between the City Hall, Warren Street Entrance doors, behind the call box.
Please enclose your ticket and payment (exact amount IF cash) in a sealed envelope including your name and address, please include ticket number and Plate on your Check or Money Order.

There is a drop box on the first floor of City Hall, in the main lobby, where payments can be left.

***Payments are no longer accepted at the Hudson Police Station.

Additional Penalties for Failing to Pay Within 30 Days
Failure of the vehicle owner to pay within 30 days of the receipt of a parking ticket issued under Article IV or V of the Hudson City Code will be deemed a plea of guilty and result in the fine doubling and the addition of a $25.00 surcharge. Any motor vehicle which has three of more tickets issued under Articles I, IV or V outstanding in excess of 45 days may have installed upon it a boot or other security device prohibiting the use of the motor vehicle. In addition to the outstanding tickets, the car owner shall pay a boot removal fee in a sum set by the Common Council.


South Front Street Amtrak Long Term Parking Lot:
Parking permits for the City-managed, long term lot across from the Amtrak train station may be purchased for six months or one year.  The fee is $650.00 for six months or $1,000.00 for the year.  To purchase a permit for the Amtrak lot please visit the Parking Ticket Bureau office.

To obtain a municipal parking pass, visit the City Clerk. Permits are $250 for the year and are prorated.

To obtain a Street Permit, visit the Hudson Police Department.

Parking at the Amtrak Station:
Overnight parking is available in the long term lot across from the train station.
The lot is managed by the City of Hudson and the rate is $10.00 per 24 hour period, rate effective per Resolution No. 12, July 21, 2020.
There are two options to pay for a space: 

  • Use the kiosks at the entrance of the lot.  The machines accept cash or credit card.  You will need to know the space number where you parked. Place the printed receipt in a visible location on your dashboard.  Please allow yourself enough time to complete your transaction.
  • Effective 4/21/2021 ParkMobile is available to pay remotely to park or to extend a current session.

Refunds will NOT be issued for returning early.

Contesting a Ticket: 
Appeal Instructions
If you choose to contest a ticket, you must file the appeal within 30 days of the receipt of the ticket.  Failure to file a timely contest is deemed a plea of guilty and will result in the fine doubling and a $25 surcharge.  A contest of the ticket must be in writing and addressed to:

        Hudson Parking Bureau
        Attn: Appeals
        City Hall, 520 Warren Street
        Hudson, New York 12534

Use the PDF form below to contest a ticket:
Parking Adjudication (PDF - 346.9 KB)

All appeals are handled by mail.  Do not consider an appeal settled until you have received documentation by mail from the Parking Ticket Bureau stating the outcome of your appeal.