Effective Monday, April 4th, the Downtown Paid Parking Program will be in effect as approved at the February 25th
Galveston City Council meeting:
Parking Downtown will be enforced daily between 9 AM and 6 PM, Monday through Saturday
Parking within Downtown is $1.50/hour with a minimum of 1 hour
PayByPhone transactions incur a 25 cent convenience fee per transaction
Payment is per license plate and is non-transferable
Handicap plates/placards and Disable Veterans plates are exempt
Improperly parked vehicles are subject to a $30 citation
15 minute grace periods will be given
In addition, 16 parking meters were installed where visitors may pay using cash or a credit/debit card; payment through PayByPhone via the mobile app, online at paybyphone.com, or over the phone has been reinstated; and Sundays will remain free of charge!
Please note Church Street will remain a two-hour parking zone with enforcement.
Have additional questions? Please visit our FAQ page here.