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Madison Municipal Building
215 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Suite 109
Madison, WI 53703

  • Office Hours:
    Monday – Friday, 7:30 am – 4:30 pm
    Residential Parking Permit sales 8:00 am- 4:00 pm
    Street Occupancy Permit sales 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Phone: (608) 266-4761
  • Fax: (608) 267-1158
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Current News Releases

  • 02/06/2019 Championship Capitol Welcomes WIAA Athletes

    City of Madison Parking Utility officials are reminding drivers that City of Madison parking garages near the Kohl Center will be full or nearly full by early afternoon on Thursday, February 21st and also between the hours

  • 01/31/2019 Severe Weather Update - 1/31/2019

    With record setting low temperatures, City of Madison staff remain on duty assisting not only residents of Madison, but in one instance, residents of the small neighboring community of Brooklyn.

  • 01/30/2019 Severe Weather Update

    Madison employees including Police, Fire, Streets, Water, Engineering, Madison Metro, Traffic Engineering, Building Inspection, Fleet Service and others are continuing to brave the cold to assure City residents that essent

  • 12/05/2018 South Livingston Street Parking Garage Opens

    The newly constructed South Livingston Street Parking Garage, located at 111 S. Livingston Street, opened to the public on Monday, December 3rd.

  • 10/24/2018 City of Madison Flooding Update- Wednesday, October 24, 2018

    FEMA Recovery Office Scheduled to Open Soon

  • 08/31/2018 Parking Reminders for the Week Ahead

    Free overnight parking in all City-owned parking garages continues through Friday, September 7.

  • 05/22/2018 Mayor Soglin Announces Appointment of Director of Transportation

    Madison Mayor Paul Soglin today announced the appointment of Thomas Lynch as the Director of the City of Madison’s Department of Transportation.

  • 04/27/2018 City of Madison Traffic Engineer David Dryer Retiring After 22 Years

    David Dryer, P.E., City Traffic Engineer and Parking Utility Manager, will be retiring at the end of June after 22 years with the City of Madison.

  • 11/02/2016 City Agencies Relocate for Madison Municipal Building Renovation

    In preparation for the renovation of the historic Madison Municipal Building, located at 215 Martin Luther King Jr.

  • 03/16/2016 Capital Square Street Reconstruction

    Beginning on Monday, March 21st, Madison Gas and Electric will begin underground gas line work on N Carroll St between State St and W Washington Ave.  The parking lane on the right side of the street and the bus lane will

  • 06/24/2015 Shake the Lake Parking Options

    This Saturday, June 27, 2015, Shake the Lake events will begin at 5:00 p.m., with a fireworks display at approximately 10:00 p.m. on Lake Monona.  

  • 11/06/2014 Freakfest 2014

    MPD is pleased with the behavior of the vast majority of those who were downtown for Freakfest 2014; however, the sheer number of celebrants in this size of event always gives the department reason for pause and concern.