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Parking Information - Hours, Rates and Holidays

Pay Station and Metered Street/Lot Parking :

  • Located throughout the Downtown and University Hill areas
  • $1.25/hour
  • 25¢⁄12 min. · 50¢⁄ 24 min. · 75¢⁄ 36 min. · $1.00⁄48 min.
  • Monday-Saturday ‹ enforced › 9 a.m.-7 p.m.
  • Saturdays: no maximum time limit
  • Sundays and city holidays: free
  • Five minutes free - No overtime parking tickets will be issued within 5 minutes of a valid receipt expiration time

Public Garage Parking

  • $1.25/hour
  • 25¢/12 min. · 50¢/24 min. · 75¢/36 min. · $1.00/48 min.
  • $2.50/hour: after four hours
  • Fee charges accrue around the clock - 24hrs/day
  • Saturdays, Sundays, and city holidays:* free

Five City of Boulder Downtown Garage Locations

  • 11th and Walnut (Randolph Center)
  • 11th and Spruce
  • 15th and Pearl (Parking Services)
  • 10th and Walnut (St. Julien Hotel)
  • 14th and Walnut (RTD Bus Station)

City of Boulder Lots

  • Broadway & Spruce (Downtown)
  • 1205 Pleasant (University Hill)
  • 14th St. (University Hill)
  • Park Central Building (Downtown)
  • Boulder Public Library (Pay-By-Space)

*2016 City Observed Holidays

  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day - Jan. 18
  • Presidents' Day - Feb. 15
  • Memorial Day - May 30
  • Independence Day - July 4
  • Labor Day - Sept. 5
  • Veterans' Day - Nov. 11
  • Thanksgiving Day - Nov. 24
  • Christmas Eve (half day) - Dec. 24
  • Christmas - Dec. 25
  • New Year's Eve (half day) - Dec. 31
  • New Year's - Jan. 1, 2017

View the Parking Services webpage for more parking information and maps.

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