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DDOT shall provide on-street parking accommodations for persons with disabilities to ensure better access across the District for all residents and visitors with disabilities.

DDOT is authorized to establish reserved on-street parking spaces for the exclusive use of persons with disabilities. (DCMR 18-2406.9).

Procedures & Services

Reserved Parking Spaces for Residents with Disabilities

Residents with disabilities who live in a single family dwelling and meet certain other requirements can apply to have a reserved on-street parking space. To obtain more information on this program and to apply for a reserved space please contact:

Application procedures and eligibility criteria are established by the following sections of the DC Municipal Regulations (DCMR) Chapter 18-27: Special Parking Privileges for Persons with Disabilities:

Parking Meter Equipment for Persons with Disabilities

*Note: Special parking tags, placards, and permits for persons with disabilities are administered by the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV).

 See Also

​Legal References

​Design Standards & Specifications

​Transportation Plans & Studies
  •  2013 Parking Action Agenda § 3.3
​Other Resources
Page Last Updated: January 29, 2019