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I received a citation but I was feeding the meter all day. Why did I get it?

Although many believe you may feed a meter all day, the City of Morgantown Ordinance #363.14(a) states that "Overtime Parking; Depositing Additional Coins.  Cause, allow or permit any vehicle registered in the name of, or operated by, such person to be parked overtime or beyond the period of legal parking time established for any parking meter zone or parking meter space as set forth in this article or deposit in any parking meter a coin for the purpose of parking beyond the maximum legal parking time for the particular parking meter zone or parking meter space." Simply stated you may only park at a meter for the amount of time the meter allows. Feeding a meter longer than the allotted time warrants a citation for the violation of "Short-Term Timed Space."