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State Employee Parking and Commute Program

The Office of Fleet and Asset Management (OFAM) State Employee Parking and Commute Program (Parking Unit) manages approximately 20 Department of General Services (DGS)-owned parking lots and is responsible for administering state parking polices. Through this unit state employees can obtain a passenger vehicle or bicycle parking space in one of the DGS parking lots. Additionally, consultation regarding commute management programs to reduce single car occupancy is available.

The Parking Unit is located at the Sacramento State Garage | 1416 10th Street, Sacramento, CA 95814 (map).

The Parking Unit operates between 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding state holidays. The Parking Unit can be reached at 844.832.5423 or by e-mail: DGSOFAMParking@dgs.ca.gov.

In Case of Emergencies, Contact:

For After Hours Emergencies contact: 916.204.3637

For Vandalism and/or Suspicious Activity contact the CA Highway Patrol (CHP): 916.445.2895

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Electric Vehicle Parking

The Department of General Services (DGS), Office of Fleet and Asset Management (OFAM) is pleased to announce the updated Zero-Emission Vehicle Parking and Pricing Policy, which offers several incentives to state employee monthly parking customers who drive a battery electric vehicle, a plug-in-hybrid electric vehicle, or a fuel cell vehicle.

Please click through to the State Employee Parking Services for more information.

Online Parking Lottery System (OPLS)

The Online Parking Lottery System (OPLS) was developed and implemented to provide a fair and transparent platform to obtain parking.

Parking Locations, Maps, and Rates

LOT LOCATION / LEVEL TYPE OF LOT/TYPE OF SPACE CP RATE SOV RATE
14 1517 13TH STREET STRUCTURE    
  SACRAMENTO, CA 95814 INSIDE $62.00 $70.00
  (map) ELECTRIC   $40.00
    MC   $33.00
    BIKE LOCKER    $4.00
         
24 1500 10TH STREET STRUCTURE    
  SACRAMENTO, CA 95814 INSIDE $62.00 $70.00
  (map) MC   $33.00
    BIKE CAGE   $2.00
         
30 31 E. CHANNEL STREET SURFACE    
  STOCKTON, CA 95202 OUTSIDE $41.00 $45.00
  (map) ELECTRIC   $40.00
         
32 6150 VAN NUYS BLVD.  STRUCTURE    
  VAN NUYS, CA 91401 INSIDE $62.00 $70.00
  (map) ELECTRIC   $40.00
    MC   $33.00
         
33 1100 P STREET SURFACE    
  SACRAMENTO, CA 95814 OUTSIDE $46.00 $51.00
  (map) ELECTRIC   $40.00
         
38 2311 6TH/8TH STREETS SURFACE (PERIPHERAL)    
  SACRAMENTO, CA 95814 OUTSIDE $37.00 $40.00
  (map) ELECTRIC   $40.00
         
39 1130 P STREET SURFACE    
  SACRAMENTO, CA 95814 OUTSIDE $46.00 $51.00
  (map) ELECTRIC   $40.00
         
41 1025 P STREET STRUCTURE    
  FRESNO, CA 93721 INSIDE $41.00 $45.00
  (map) ELECTRIC   $40.00
    MC   $33.00
         
49 345 W. ASH STREET SURFACE    
  SAN DIEGO 92101 INSIDE $46.00 $51.00
  (map) ELECTRIC   $40.00
    MC   $33.00
         
51 1350 FRONT STREET SURFACE    
  SAN DIEGO 92101 INSIDE $46.00 $51.00
  (map) ELECTRIC   $40.00
    MC   $33.00
         
55 800 Q STREET STRUCTURE    
  SACRAMENTO, CA 95814 INSIDE $70.00 $85.00
  (map) ELECTRIC $40.00 $40.00
    BIKE CAGE   $2.00
    MC   $33.00


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San Diego Waiting List

Effective December 1, 2015, the DGS Office of Fleet and Asset Management (OFAM) is temporarily suspending adding any new names to the San Diego Parking Lot Waiting Lists for the location at 345 W. Ash St., San Diego, CA 92101 (Lot 49) and at 1350 Front St., San Diego, CA 92101 (Lot 51). Anyone currently on the waiting lists will remain on the list.

The San Diego Waiting List is comprised of information provided as is to the Statewide Parking Program.

State Employee Carpool Services

To start a carpool complete the OFA 73 Carpool Agreement (interactive PDF), and bring it to the Parking Unit along with a completed OFA 112 Application for Parking (Interactive PDF) form.

The following criteria must be met in order to be considered a carpool.

  • All persons must be of legal driving age.
  • Carpools consist of two or more persons sharing a vehicle to and from work.
  • An OFA 73 Carpool Agreement (interactive PDF), must be completed by all carpool members.
  • All persons must work in the downtown core area.
  • All persons must park within a five (5) block radius of their work site.
  • All carpool members must be state employees.

State Employee Commute Services

The Commute Services staff works closely with state employees to reduce the number of single occupancy commute vehicles, and continually looks for new and innovative employee incentives.

Commute Services promotes all forms of commute options consistent with providing a solution to air pollution and reducing traffic congestion through:

  • Providing guaranteed ride home to registered DGS employees.
  • Subsidizing Transit purchases for DGS employees.
  • Participating in the Commute Option Incentive and Spare the Air campaigns.
  • Sharing pursuit of telework programs and other alternative commute functions.

For additional information, please contact the OFAM Parking Unit: DGSOFAMParking@dgs.ca.gov.

Transit Voucher Program

State employees working in areas served by mass transit, including rail, bus, or other commercial transportation licensed for public conveyance, shall be eligible for a 75 percent discount on public transit passes sold by state agencies up to a maximum of $65 per month. Read more

Transportation Options & Suggested Links

Commuting, ridesharing and mass transit is becoming more popular with rising gas prices, efforts to reduce traffic congestion and pollution. Listed below are a number of websites that provide resources to assist you in finding alternative transportation option(s) that best fit your needs. These websites are just some of the portals that provide alternative transportation options and information. Many of these programs offer additional incentives for participating.  Contact the vendors listed below directly for details regarding State employee incentives/subsidies.

www.sacrt.com – Sacramento Regional Transit: Lightrail and busing for the Sacramento and outlying areas 
www.vanpool.com – Enterprise website that advertises Vanpool options and other information 
www.vpsiinc.com – Private vanpool company that advertises vanpool options and other information 
www.sacramento-tma.org – Vanpools advertise availability and other information 
www.sacregion511.org –Information website related to commuting in the Sacramento area
www.sacregioncommuterclub.org - Information website for commuters including the Guaranteed Ride Home Program including a Vanpool Tool that assists in finding rides for open seats on your van or finding a van with an available seat for you.
www.511.org - Information website 
www.vride.com - Private vanpool vendor advertises Vanpool options and other information  
www.amtrak.com – Amtrak Train website 
www.paratransit.org – Transportation for individuals with disabilities
www.sacramento-tma.org/EmergencyRideHome.html - Guaranteed Ride Home Program website
www.metro.net/about/commute-services/guaranteed-ride-home/ - Guaranteed Ride Home Program website
www.vride.com/CAEmployees - Rideshare program for State of California employees

Please feel free to forward any useful Transportation Options and/or Commuting links to the OFAM Parking Unit: DGSOFAMParking@dgs.ca.gov.

State Employee Parking Services

Monthly parking spaces in Department of General Services (DGS)-owned lots are only available to state employees. Parking is subject to availability. Notices of Release are posted on the Sacramento State Garage Dispatch Office window located at 1416 10th Street, Sacramento (map) on the last week of each month.

Learn more about state employee parking services


For more information on the Parking and Commute programs, contact:

For parking information, space availability, and commute services please contact the Parking Unit: Toll Free: 844.832.5423, Email: DGSOFAMParking@dgs.ca.gov

Visit the About Us page for all OFAM Contact and Facility information.