There are many smaller private parking lots located through out the Downtown area. The vast majority are reserved for monthly parking only, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Most have signs warning that you may be towed if you are not an authorized monthly parker.
There are, however, two privately owned surface parking lots, that allow hourly public parking. Both use automated payment kiosks that only accept credit cards. The parking rate is $3 per hour, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Both have signs warning that you may be towed if you do not pay for parking.
Both surface lots usually have parking available during the day and in the evening.
One is located next to the Water Street Garage. It is bounded by Water St E, 1st Street S, South Street E and 2nd Street SE. It has approximately 175 spaces.
The second lot is located behind the Well Fargo Bank Building and is bounded by Market Street E, 1st Street N and 2nd Street Ne. It has approximately 75 spaces.