Fruit Belt Residential Parking Permit

Due to the increased growth of the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus, Mayor Byron W. Brown and the City of Buffalo are pleased to offer parking permits to residents of the Fruit Belt neighborhood.

Request a Permit

To obtain a permit, please fill out a Permit Request Form (PDF).

You will need to provide the following information:

  • License plate number
  • Make and model of your vehicle
  • Nine-digit license number

Please mail, email, fax or deliver completed Permit Request Form (PDF) to:

Commissioner Kevin J. Helfer
65 Niagara Square
Room 111, City Hall
Buffalo, NY 14202

Fax: 716-851-4757

Parking Parameters

In order to receive a Parking Permit, your vehicle must be registered to a mailing address in the Fruit Belt neighborhood. Posted street signage identifies the areas designated for permit holders.

Each block in the Fruit Belt Neighborhood is split in half, half of each block is reserved for Residents and half of each block is open to the public. There are signs on every block defining which half is which.

Please note that the Permit Program follows the current M/T/W and T/F, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. parking regulations, as in the half of the block that is for residents alternates along with the alternate parking, so please make sure you review the signs before parking.

The Parking Permit Program is in effect 24/7 however.