Toys for Tickets 2013

Program Information

Any driver issued a non-public safety parking ticket on Boston’s streets from Monday, December 2, through Wednesday, December 4, may choose to resolve the ticket by providing a non-violent, unwrapped toy of equal or greater value than the ticket fine. To participate, drivers must bring the parking ticket, as well as a receipt for the toy.

Toys and tickets will be collected from Thursday, December 5, through Friday, December 13, at the following locations:

Toy & Ticket Drop-Off Locations

  1. Weekdays, between the hours of 9 AM and 4 PM, in front of the Office of the Parking Clerk, Room 224, Second Floor of Boston City Hall.


  2. Weekdays, between the hours of 7 AM and 11 PM, and Saturdays, between the hours of 8 AM and 1 PM, at the BTD Tow Lot, 200 Frontage Road.


  3. Thursday, December 5, through Friday, December 13, (excluding Sunday, December 8, and Monday, December 9) at the City Hall To Go Truck.

    City Hall to Go Schedule

Violations Exluded

The following Public Safety related parking tickets are excluded from this program:

  • HP Ramp

  • HP-DV Parking Only

  • Fire Hydrant

  • Crosswalk

  • Double Parking

  • Fire Lane

  • Less Than 20 Ft/Intersection

  • No Stopping/No Standing

  • Sidewalk

  • Island/Center Strip

  • Over One Foot from the Curb

  • Bus Stop