Serna Center Parking Facilities

The Serna Center has two parking lots. The visitor parking lot, located on the west side of the Serna Center, and the employee parking lot, located on the east and north sides of the Serna Center. The visitor parking lot begins at the entrance to the visitor driveway located at the south west section of our property. The employee parking lot begins as you pass through the rod iron gate and fence on the north west corner of the building. It continues all the way to the employee entrance/exit gates located on the south side of the parking lot facing 47th avenue. The visitor parking lot has recently been expanded and now has approximately 250 parking spaces. The employee parking lot has approximately 500 parking spaces.

Handicapped Parking

The Serna Center has handicapped parking available to visitors in the visitor parking lot adjacent to the main entrance. There are four marked handicapped parking spaces available to visitors.The employee parking lot has ten marked handicapped spaces and eight spaces marked reserved for additional handicapped parking as needed. All handicapped spaces are near the employee entrance.

Parking Rules, Regulations, And Fines

Serna Center employees are expected to park in the employee parking lot only. Serna center employees parked in the visitor parking lot will be cited. The fine is $18.00.

Serna Center employees and visitors are expected to park within the white parking limit lines and not take up two parking spaces. Violators will be cited. The fine is $18.00.

Serna Center employees and visitors are expected to park in lined designated parking spaces. Those not parked in lined designated parking spaces will be cited. The fine is $18.00.

Individuals parked in handicapped parking spaces must have a current valid handicapped placard, hanging in the rear view mirror, or a handicapped license plate. Motorists that do not have a handicapped placard or handicapped license plate will be cited. The fine is $275.00.

The parking spaces marked reserved adjacent to the handicapped parking spaces in the employee parking lot is for additional handicapped parking as needed. Individuals that do not have handicapped placards or handicapped license plates will be cited. The fine is $18.00.

There are three loading and unloading zones at the Serna Center. One is in the visitor parking lot, and two additional yellow zones are in the employee parking lot. These marked yellow zones are for the express purpose of loading and unloading vehicles. Vehicles that are parked in the yellow zones and are not loading or unloading will be cited. The fine is $23.00.

The Serna Center has many curbs painted red and marked fire lane. This means that there is no parking at any time. Violators will be cited. The fine is $34.00.

Serna Center parking rules and regulations are enforced from 6:00 a.m. to 12 midnight Monday through Friday, Saturdays, Sundays, and Holidays.

All revenue generated from parking citations goes to the Sacramento City Unified School District’s general fund.

Should you have any questions, please contact Sgt. Vince Matranga at 643-7444.