There are over 2300 metered spots located Downtown, on College Hill, Smith Hill and in the Jewelry District. There are also 400 non-metered spots, as well as over 20,000 public/private parking spaces within walking distance of most establishments.
The current meter rate is $1.25 per hour, or 25 cents for every twelve (12) minutes. Short-term parking costs $0.75 for thirty (30) minutes, or 25 cents for every ten (10) minutes.
Parking meters and posted signs are enforced from 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM, Monday through Saturday. Parking at a metered spot after 6:00 PM or on Sunday is free of charge.
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