Parking System Enterprise

Parking System Enterprise

The Parking System Enterprise provides public parking spaces as a key element in maintaining the economic vitality of the downtown and surrounding activity centers. Public parking is an economic development tool used to attract private investment into the community and manage urban growth.

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Parking Meters

Rates and Hours of Operation 

Hours: Monday through Saturday, 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Sunday 1-10 p.m.


  • Meters closest to the city center charge $1.50 per hour, and progressive rates start after 2 hours.
    • This area is bordered by Boulder Street to the north, Wasatch Avenue to the east, Rio Grande St. to the south, and Cascade Avenue to the west.
  • Meters further out will be $1.25 per hour
  • Meters on the periphery will be $1 per hour.

Meters take coins (Nickels, Dimes, and Quarters), credit cards, or the Parkmobile Application.


Parking Garages

New Rates starting January 1, 2022

Daily hourly rates

  • $1 per hour or fraction thereof
  • Max daily rate is $11

Enter after 4:00 p.m.

  • $1 per hour or fraction therof
  • Max rate $5

Monthly parking permits:

  • $90 per month. Some discounts apply for groups of 75 or more.
  • Permits for the surface lots in Old Colorado City, and Pueblo Ave start at $60 per month.

Special event parking in city-operated garages is $5.

All Garages accept credit cards and tap to pay payments at the exit gates. The pay stations inside the garages accept credit cards, tap to pay payments, cash, and coins (nickels, dimes, & quarters).iframe content

Contact Info

Parking System Enterprise
Office Hours:

Office Hours are Monday - Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. 


Phone: (719) 385-5681
Email Parking System Enterprise
Contact the Parking System Enterprise


130 S. Nevada Ave.
2nd floor, southeast corner
Colorado Springs, CO 80903

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You can now use our online Parking Finder tool to find free parking, paid parking (including rates), handicapped-meter parking, and other forms of parking in Downtown Colorado Springs and Old Colorado City.

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Parking Meter Holidays

Parking is free on the following 2022 holidays:

  • Thanksgiving Day, November 24
  • Day after Thanksgiving, November 25
  • Christmas Day, December 25
  • Christmas Day (observed), December 26

Parking is free on the following 2023 holidays:

  • New Year's Day - January 1
  • New Year’s Day (observed) – January 2
  • Martin Luther King Day, January 16
  • Presidents' Day, February 20
  • Memorial Day, May 29
  • Independence Day, July 4
  • Labor Day, September 4
  • Veterans Day (observed), November 10
  • Thanksgiving Day, November 23
  • Day after Thanksgiving, November 24
  • Christmas Day, December 25
  • Christmas Day (observed), December 26
  • New Year's Day, January 1, 2024