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    Downtown Parking Facilities

    The City of Lynchburg has an inventory of 1,076 on-street parking spaces including handicapped parking spaces. There are approximately 1,605* off-street parking spaces which are controlled by the City. Approximately 1,075 of these spaces are available to the public (availability subject to market demand). There are an estimated 3,935 privately-owned or controlled parking spaces in the downtown area.

    • Parking is enforced as indicated on signs.
    • Parking is free on nights, weekends and city holidays.
    • Please see the parking map below to determine which parking facility is closest to your destination location.

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    Downtown Parking Facilities & Map Parking Rates Off Street Hourly Parking
    Downtown Lynchburg Asso. Parking Map How to Use Pay Stations On Street Hourly Parking

    Downtown Parking Facilities

    City Owned/Managed Parking Spaces Public Parking Hourly/Daily Parking Permit Parking
    Mid-Town Parking Deck 428 Yes Yes Yes
    Clay Street Parking Deck 375 Yes Yes Yes
    Lot B 14 No No Yes
    Lot D 25 Yes Yes No
    Lot E 53 Yes Yes Yes
    Lot F 15 No No Yes
    Lot G 14 No No Yes
    Lot H (Community Market) 59 Yes Yes Yes
    Lot J 32 Yes No Yes
    Lot L 25 Yes Yes No
    Lot M 89 Yes Yes No
    Lot N 29 Yes No Yes
    Lot O 45 Yes No No
    Lot R Lynchburg Business Alliance 200 Yes Yes No
    Lot S (SunTrust Parking Deck) 202 Yes Yes Yes
    Holiday Inn Parking Deck NA Yes Yes Yes
    Total Parking Spaces 1,605      

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    Off-Street Paid and Residential Parking

    Off-street parking is available in the following facilities when visiting downtown for longer than 2 hours or when on-street parking spaces are not available: Mid-Town Parking Deck, the Clay Street Parking Deck, Lot E , Lot H and Lot S.  

    There are 100 hourly parking spaces available on Level A of the Mid-Town Parking Deck, 124 hourly parking spaces available on the middle level of the Clay Street Parking Deck, 152 hourly spaces on the top level of Lot S Parking Deck,  56 hourly parking spaces available in Lot H, and 53 hourly parking spaces in Lot E.  See the parking brochure to determine which parking facility best fits your needs.  

    Parking is enforced as indicated on signs.  Parking is free on nights, weekends (unless otherwise stated by signs)  and city holidays (New Year's Day, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, President's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and the day after, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day).

    Residents of the Central Business District can apply for a residential off-street parking permit either online or in the Parking Management office. 

    Off-Street Residential Parking Permit Application

    Central Business District Facility Parking Permit Application

    Please be aware of signage when you park.  Read all signs as they may include the time frame restrictions and other parking guidelines.


    Parking Rates

    Mid-Town Parking Deck & Lot E Clay Street Parking Deck & Lot S (SunTrust Parking Deck)

    Lot H (Community Market)

    $0.25 for the 1st hour $1.00 for the 1st hour 2 hour parking
    $1.00 for each additional hour $1.00 for each additional hour  
    $5.00 daily maximum $5.00 daily maximum  

     

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    How to Use the Pay Station

    Pay-By-Space (Midtown, Clay St., Lot E)

    1. Remember space number
    2. Press the Start Button
    3. Press "1" for parking
    4. Enter space number
    5. Insert coin or credit card to make payment
    6. If using a credit card select time using +/- keys
    7. Press Print

    Pay-And-Display (Lot S)

    1. Pay at pay station
    2. Take your printed receipt and lay face up on dashboard 

    If you need assistance, please contact the Parking Management Office at (434) 455-4045

    Pay with Tokens

    Businesses can buy tokens from the Parking Management Office located in City Hall. Tokens cost $0.60 per token, and the first token gives customers an hour of parking in the Clay Street Parking Deck (middle level) and an hour and forty-five minutes in the Mid-Town Parking Deck (top level) and Lot E.  Please contact us to purchase tokens or if you need more information.  The meter in Lot S does not accept tokens.

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    On-Street Parking

    There are 1,076 on-street, timed zoned parking spaces available. Parking is enforced as indicated on signs. Parking is free on nights, weekends, and city holidays, unless otherwise indicated on signs.  

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    Mid-Town Parking Deck

    The Mid-Town Parking Deck is located on 910 Main Street.  There are 428 total spaces in the Mid-Town Parking Deck.  Parking is enforced as indicated on signs. Parking is free on nights, weekends, and city holidays.  

    There are three entrances to the Mid-Town Parking Deck:

    1. Main Street entrance between 10th Street and 9th Street.  The Main Street entrance provides access to Levels A - E with a one-way ramp.

    2. 9th Street entrance between Main Street and Commerce Street.  The 9th Street entrance provides access to Levels D - E.

    3. Commerce Street Entrance between 10th Street and 9th Street.  The Commerce Street entrance only provides access to Level E.

     

     

    The top level, Level A, of the Mid-Town Parking Deck is designated for paid hourly/daily parking for the public and is controlled by a pay-by-space station.  There are 100 spaces on Level A designated for hourly and daily paid parking. The pay station accepts credit cards, coins, and tokens.

    Mid-Town Deck Parking Rates

    1st Hour $0.25 for the 1st hour
    Hourly/Daily $1.00 per hour, $5.00 daily maximum
    Permits (Residential) $25.00 per month
    Permits (Facility) $50.00 per month

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    Clay Street Deck

    The Clay Street Parking Deck, located on 800 Clay Street, has 375 parking spaces.  Parking is enforced as indicated on signs.  Parking is free on nights, weekends, and city holidays.  

    The pay station accepts credit cards, coins, and tokens. This pay station does not issue receipts.

    Clay Street Parking Deck Rates

    Hourly/Daily $1.00 per hour, $5.00 daily maximum
    Permit (Residential) $25.00 per month
    Permit (Facility) $50.00 per month

    There are 3 entrances to this facility:

    1.The first level has been designated for Public Safety vehicles only and is entered on the bottom level off of Clay Street.  There are 125 spaces on this level.      

    2. The Second level is designated for hourly/daily public parking. There are 124 metered spaces on this level.  The second level can be entered off of Clay Street beside the Police Department and just before you get to the parking deck. The Second level can also be entered through the 8th Street side of the parking deck (see image below).

    3. The Third level has been designated as “City of Lynchburg Employee Parking” and can be entered only by the 8th Street side of the parking deck.  There are 126 spaces on this level.

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    Lot B

    Lot B is located at 919-921 Church Street and has 14 parking spaces. Lot B is directly across the street from the main entrance of City Hall and adjacent to the Monument Terrace Building.  The majority of parking is permit parking for city employees. There is limited public parking. Parking is enforced as indicated on signs.

    City employees that have appointments with the City's Nurse Practitioner may use any of the two designated spaces when coming to the clinic at Monument Terrace. 

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    Lot D

    Lot D is located behind the 12 9th Street and has 25 parking spaces.  Lot D is located directly next to the Depot Grille. Public parking is available in Lot D. Parking is restricted to two (2) hours per day. Parking is enforced as indicated on signs. Parking is free on nights, weekends, and city holidays.


    Lot E

    Lot E is located at 1310 Main Street and has 53 parking spaces.  Lot E can be accessed from Commerce Street. Lot E is a pay-by-space parking lot. The cost of hourly parking is $.25 for the first hour and $1.00/hour for each additional hour. The pay station accepts credit cards, coins, and tokens. Parking in a handicap space requires a handicap hang tag or license plate.    

    Parking is enforced as indicated on signs.  Parking is free on nights, weekends and city holidays.

    Lot E Parking Rates

    1st Hour $0.25 for the 1st hour
    Hourly/Daily $1.00 per hour, $5.00 daily maximum
    Permits (Residential) $25.00 per month
    Permits (Facility) $50.00 per month


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    Lot F

    Lot F is located at 806 Court Street and has 15 parking spaces.  Permit parking only.  Parking permits are only issued to City Employees - no public parking. Parking is enforced as indicated on signs. Parking is free on nights, weekends, and city holidays. 

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    Lot G

    Lot G is located at 820 Court Street and has 14 parking spaces.  Permit parking only.  Parking permits are only issued to City Employees - no public parking. Parking is enforced as indicated on signs. Parking is free on nights, weekends, and city holidays. 

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    Lot H

    Lot H is located on 1201 - 1205 Main Street at the Community Market.  Lot H has 56 paid parking spaces. Parking is enforced as indicated on signs. Parking is free on nights, Sundays and city holidays. There are 7 designated permit parking only spaces in Lot H.  

     

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    Lot J

    Lot J is located on the 200 block of 9th Street, adjacent to City Hall. Lot J has 32 parking spaces and is permit parking only.  

    All parking spaces are permit parking spaces.  Parking permits cost $25.00 for residential and $40.00 per month for facility. Parking is enforced as indicated on signs. Parking is free on nights, weekends and city holidays.

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    Lot L

    Lot L is located on 23 9th Street, behind Amazement Square. There are approximately 25 spaces in the lot. Lot L is open to the public. 

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    Lot M

    Lot M is located on 1000 Jefferson Street and has approximately 89 parking spaces. Lot M is open to the public. 

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    Lot N

    Lot N is located on 800 Jefferson Street, between the Department of Human Services and Amazement Square. There are 29 parking spaces in the lot.

    Parking is by permit only. Residential parking permits can be purchased for $25.00 per month and facility parking is $40.00 per month.

    Parking is enforced as indicated on signs. Parking is free on nights, weekends, and City holidays. 

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    Lot O

    Lot O is located on the 1300 block of Jefferson Street. Lot O is comprised of 45 public parking spaces. Lot O is open to the public.  

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    Lot R (Lynchburg Regional Business Alliance)

    The Lynchburg Regional Business Alliance parking lot is located on 351 Court Street and has 200 parking spaces. The Lynchburg Regional Business Alliance parking lot is open to the public. Parking is enforced as indicated on signs. Parking is free on nights, weekends, and city holidays. 


    Lot S (SunTrust Parking Deck)

    Lot S is located at 1001 Commerce Street. There are 220 spots in this deck. The top level of the deck is pay-by-space all other levels of the deck are permit only parking. 52 spaces of the top level of the Lot S (SunTrust Parking Deck) are reserved spaces only. Parking is enforced as indicated on signs. Parking is free on nights, weekends, and city holidays. 

    Lot S (SunTrust Deck) Parking Rates

    1st Hour $1.00 for the 1st hour
    Hourly/Daily $1.00 per hour, $5.00 daily maximum
    Permits (Residential) $25.00 per month
    Permits (Facility) $50.00 per month
     
    The Holiday Inn Parking Deck is located 501 Main Street. It is located next to the Holiday Inn Hotel. Public parking and permit parking are available in the Holiday Inn Parking Deck. For more information and information on rates please contact the Holiday Inn at (434) 528-2500. 
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