HOUSTON – At KPRC 2, we’re dedicated to keeping Houstonians informed. As part of our Ask 2 series, the newsroom will answer your questions about all things Houston.
Question: Our viewer Tracy wants to know: What is the law in Texas about parking on the streets along curbs in residential neighborhoods?
Answer: Here is what the Texas law says about where a driver cannot park:
- A driver can’t temporarily park within 20 feet of a driveway entrance
- You also can’t on the roadway side of a vehicle stopped or parked at the edge or curb of a street
- On a sidewalk
- In an intersection
- On a crosswalk
You can get more information on the Texas Department of Transportation’s road manual here.