However, if you are quick about it, the lowest fine you may have to pay will be .
That is the reduced fine for citations issued for overtime parking or meter violations.
However, after 10 days you will be responsible to pay the full fine amount.
So, unless you want to get your Driver’s License put on hold by the Detroit Municipal system, read our information on Detroit parking tickets and what to do if you get one.
Detroit Parking Ticket Types: In Detroit, prompt payment is rewarded with a reduced fee, whereas late payment is penalized with late fees (and if your vehicle is NOT registered in Michigan, expect this late fee to be even larger).
To be eligible for a reduced fine you have to pay within 10 days of the date the citation was issued.
After 10 days you will have to pay the standard fine of $20. For vehicles that are registered in Michigan the fine for overtime parking increases to $50, but for all other vehicles the fine will jump from $20 to $80!
However, several lots offer discounted evening rates.