Payment Due Notice (Downtown Gated Facilities)

Payment due notices are issued to those who:

  1. Tailgate out of lots/garages without paying. Video footage is used to track license plate numbers and issue invoices. The tailgate penalty is $40 for each occurrence.
  2. Do not have payment at the exit. A Parking Ambassador will e-mail the pay later notice to the customer if they are unable to pay at exit. A pay later notice is $25 regardless if original parking fee was under $25.
*Please use Remit Online and make sure you have the payment due notice #/invoice # available. 

Payment Options


  • Pay online
    • Please use Remit Online and make sure you have the payment due notice # available.
  • Pay by mail
    • Send check and payment due notice to the City of East Lansing Treasury Department, 410 Abbot Road, East Lansing, MI 48823. Make checks payable to City of East Lansing.
  • Pay in person
    • Pay at the Treasury Department, 410 Abbot Road, Mon-Fri, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Pay by phone
    • Call the Treasury Department at (517) 319-6860 to make a credit card payment. Please have the payment due notice # available.

Unpaid Notices


Customers have 30 days to pay before a citation is issued and the matter gets sent to the East Lansing 54B District Court.