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 and a garage, that allow hourly public parking. Both lots 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.
A surface lot 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.
A second lot is located behind the Wells Fargo Bank Building and is bounded by Market Street E, 1st Street N and 2nd Street NE. It has approximately 75 spaces.
The parking garage is located at 323 2nd St. SE but is only accessible from Garrett St. The garage is open 24/7 with a parking rate of $2.00 per hour. Daily max per ticket is $20.00 with a lost ticket charge of $25.00