The Parking Enforcement Unit employs a number of Parking Enforcement/Towing Officers (PEOs). They contribute to the safe and orderly movement of traffic on the streets of Toronto by patrolling on foot, bicycle, motorcycle or car, while enforcing municipal parking by-laws. PEOs are responsible for ticketing and/or towing illegally parked vehicles. The officers are also required to attend parking complaints are received from the public and take appropriate action. This position is physically demanding in that it requires periods of extensive walking and driving. Good judgement and strong interpersonal skills are essential qualities
for a Parking Enforcement Officer in order to deal effectively with the public.