2018-04-26 / Around Town

Meters in Effect May 1 – Oct. 31

Metered parking will be in effect from 9 a.m. until 9 p.m. daily, including weekends and holidays. The fee for parking in a metered space is $1.25 per hour in increments of twenty-five cents. The fee for the meters on Memorial Blvd. at Easton’s Beach is $2 per hour. All city meters accept credit cards or coins. The minimum for credit card payments is one hour.

The Pay & Display units located at the Touro St. Lot, the Long Wharf Lot, and a Pay-by-Plate unit located on Narragansett Ave. near the Forty Steps, accept credit cards, bills and coins. The rate is $1.25 per hour in 1 hour increments. A resident sticker does not permit residents to park for free at metered spaces.

Parking fees will be in effect at The Gateway Visitor’s Center Parking Lot as of May 1. Parking rates are $2 for the first half-hour and $1.50 for each subsequent half-hour. Tickets validated at Discover Newport visitors’ center receive one half hour of free parking. Weekly and monthly rates are also available.

The Mary St. Parking Lot operates 24 hours per day, seven days per week. Mary St. is a self-pay, pay & display parking lot. The rates are $3 per hour and $20 per day.

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