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Community Resources
Downtown Parking
Pay your parking ticket HERE

Pay your parking ticket here

The map below represents the parking available for downtown Newark. Currently there is a mixture of paid on-street parking, paid lot parking, and metered lot parking. All of the City's meters are credit card enabled. For information regarding how to use the new credit card meters click here.

On Street Meter Hours
Monday - Saturday
8 a.m. to 1 a.m.
1 p.m. to 1 a.m.

On Street Meter Rates
Monday to Sunday:

$1. 25 per hour- Quarters or Credit Card Accepted

Free parking from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Sundays and free parking on city holidays

 Permit Parking Lot Information
Permit Parking Lot #5
  • 80 parking spaces

302-366-7000 for more information

Free Holiday and Event Parking

Free parking downtown is provided on the following days:
  • New Year’s Day
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
  • President's Day
  • Newark's Wine & Dine Downtown
  • Good Friday
  • Memorial Day Parade – free until 4PM
  • Memorial Day
  • A New Night Downtown
  • Independence Day
  • Food & Brew Fest
  • Labor Day
  • Community Day – free until 6PM
  • Halloween Parade – free until 6PM
  • Thanksgiving/Black Friday/Small Business Saturday
  • Christmas Holiday
  • New Year’s Day

Contact the Parking Division by calling 302-366-7000 or by stopping by:
45 East Main St.
Suite 205
Newark, DE 19711