Campus safety at Citrus College receives its authority to enforce traffic and parking regulations from the California Penal Code, the California Vehicle Code, and provisions established by the Citrus Community College District Board of Trustees. Traffic rules and regulations were adopted by the Citrus Community College District Board of Trustees to facilitate vehicular movement and parking, while providing for the safety of all persons using the campus.
The regulations are enforced on the Citrus College campus, per
administrative procedure 6750, pursuant to Section 21113 of the California Vehicle Code.
In accordance with California Vehicle Code section 40215, any person who feels that a citation was unjustified may contest the parking citation by filing a
citation appeal online at
Per California Vehicle Code 40215, all persons receiving a citation have the right to appeal within twenty-one (21) calendar days from the issuance of a notice of parking citation. Appeals which are submitted past the legally allowed twenty-one (21) calendar days after the violation date will not be considered.
Ignoring a citation will result in immediate legal action in the form of the citation being forwarded to a collections agency, subsequently incurring additional penalty fees. Furthermore, per California law, disregarding the citation will result in a lien being placed on the vehicle registration with the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV). Vehicle registration will be contingent upon compliance.
Citation Appeals Process
The three-step process is noted below.