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Parking Utility Office
30 W Mifflin St
Suite 900
Madison, WI 53703

  • Office Hours:
    Monday – Friday, 7:30 am – 4:30 pm
    No Residential Parking sales after 4:00 pm
    No Street Occupancy Permitting before 8:00 am
  • Phone: (608) 266-4761
  • Fax: (608) 267-1158
  • Email: parking@cityofmadison.com

Current News Releases

  • 11/02/2012 Parking Information for President Obama's Visit to Madison

    The City of Madison will provide Special Event parking at all City of Madison parking garages and the gated area of Brayton Lot to accommodate visitors for President Obama's visit to Madison on Monday, November 5th.  

  • 10/02/2012 Parking Information for President Obama's Visit to Madison

    The City of Madison will provide Special Event parking at the State Street Campus (both Lake Street and Frances Street garages), State Street Capitol and Overture Center garages to accommodate visitors for President Obama'

  • 06/01/2012 2012 PARKING RATE MODIFICATIONS

    The process to change parking rates approved by the Common Council and the Transit and Parking Commission will start on June 4, 2012 and will continue for at least a month or two until completed.

  • 02/23/2012 PUBLIC HEARING ON PROPOSAL FOR SYSTEM-WIDE PARKING RATE MODIFICATIONS

    On Wednesday, March 14, 2012 at 6:00 PM, in Room 260 of the Madison Municipal Building, 215 Martin Luther King, Jr., Boulevard, the Madison Transit and Parking Commission will hold a public hearing on a proposal to modify

  • 12/14/2011 Real-time Parking Data Now Available on the web or from a Mobile Device

    The City of Madison Parking Utility is launching a new application that will give motorists the ability to access real-time parking availability data for six of their downtown facilities on the web or from a mobile phone. 

  • 09/15/2010 City Launches New Multi-Space Meters

    Mayor Dave Cieslewicz joined Alder Mike Verveer, Madison's Central Business Improvement District and Downtown Madison Incorporated to launch the city's new multi-space parking meters. 

  • 03/03/2010 CEREMONY FOR MULTI-SPACE METERS CANCELLED

    The ceremony to put the new multi-space parking meters into service that was scheduled for Wednesday, March 3, 2010 at 10 AM at Buckeye Lot has been cancelled.

  • 03/01/2010 CREDIT CARD-ENABLED PARKING METERS

    There is no longer a need to carry a pocket full of change or risk a parking citation. The City of Madison Parking Utility announced today a start-up date for the new multi-space parking meters.

  • 09/08/2009 Closure of Buckeye Parking Lot

    On Monday, September 14, 2009, Tri-County Paving will be resurfacing the Buckeye Parking lot, 214 West Gorham St. This will require the closing of the Buckeye Parking lot.

  • 08/17/2009 Residential Parking Permits

    Residential Parking Permits are now being sold for $21 for the 2009-2010 period (9/1/09-8/31/10).

  • 05/13/2009 MULTI-SPACE PARKING METERS ARRIVING SOON

    The City of Madison Parking Utility announced today its intent to contract with Metric Parking Division, Metric Group, Inc. for multi-space parking meters.

  • 02/26/2009 Public Hearing on Proposal for System-wide Parking Rate Modifications

    On Tuesday, March 10, 2009, at 6:00 PM, in Room 260 of the Madison Municipal Building, 215 Martin Luther King, Jr., Boulevard, the Madison Transit and Parking Commission will hold a public hearing on a proposal to modify p