Jupiter doubles parking fees

JUPITER, FL (WFLX) - You will now pay twice as much in Jupiter if you violate parking rules. Tuesday, the town council doubled to parking fee to $40.

This goes for anyone parked in designated no-parking areas, swales in residential districts, newly seeded swales and bicycle paths. Town leaders say the increase is needed to prevent illegal parking and increase public safety.

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