- 2,800 parking meters are in the city of Spokane.
- PARKING METERS: Parking meters are in operation from 8:00 am to 7:00 pm, Monday through Saturday, except on the following holidays (and on the Monday following, or the Friday preceding said holidays where designated a national holiday for observance):
New Years Day
Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Birthday
Independence Day (Fourth of July)
SUNDAYS: Parking meters are FREE. However all Commercial Loading Zones, Passenger Loading Zones, and other parking violations are enforced as necessary.
NOTE: 2014: Parking at downtown meters is FREE after 7 pm.
RATES for metered parking is...
$1.20/hour for a 2-hour parking meter.
$ . 80/hour for a 4-hour parking meter.
$ .40/hour for a 12-hour (all day) parking meter. (Spokane no longer has any meters designated 30-minute or 1 hour)For more information:
City of Spokane Parking Services, (509) 232-8836 http://www.downtownspokane.org/parking.php
- PARKING TICKETS. For questions or information on parking tickets, please contact the Municipal Court at: (509) 625-4400.
DISABLED PARKING. Designated "Disabled Parking" stalls are enforceable 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, even if some or all of the adjacent businesses might be closed. Disabled Parking violations carry a $450.00 fine.
A disabled person who displays a disabled license plate or placard hanging from their mirror, may park in any "normal" stall for FREE.
A disabled person who parks in a stall designated for the disabled which displays a "blue sticker" and "4-hours only," may ONLY park there for FREE for 4 hours. Parking at this blue-stickered meter beyond the 4 hours requires paying a normal parking fee. The driver may, however, move the car to another stall.
For more information, call the city of Spokane's Parking Services at (509) 232-8836.