Parking Permits & Information

The City of Grand Junction has ample parking for its downtown patrons with over 1,000 meters (map of all downtown parking meters), 180 time-limited parking spaces and the parking garage located in the 400 block of Rood Avenue. The parking garage has 448 parking spaces; 126 of those spaces are available for short-term/daily public parking, and the remaining spaces are being used for long-term leased parking. If you are interested in leased parking, please email Scott Hockins.

Parking Meter Rates

  • Short-Term Meters (2-4 Hours): and Garage Main Floor: $0.50 per hour
  • Long-Term Meters (10 Hours): $0.10 per hour or $.90 per day
  • Street Parking Pass for Long-Term Meters: $25.00 per month


Parking Garage Rates

  • Short-Term Lease (Month-toMonth)
    • Surface Spaces: $10.00 per month
    • Covered Spaces: $60.00 per month
  • Long-Term Lease (10-yr with renewal option): $10550.00 


Park Smart Cards
The Park Smart cards are pre-paid parking cards that you can use in the pay stations in the garage or the newly upgraded meters. You can purchase the card and/or find out more information by visiting Customer Service in City Hall (corner of 5th & Rood) or by calling (970)244-1537. 

Parking rates are enforced Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Parking is free in the evenings and on the weekends!