Downtown Parking District

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Parking Rates

Monthly Rates:

  • Monterey Street Garage: $50.00/month
  • Salinas Street Garage: $40.00/month
  • Parking Lot 5 & 8: $55.00/month
  • Parking Lot 12: $40.00/month

Hourly Rates:

  • Monterey Street Garage: $1.25/hour

Please select an option below to learn more about the different parking options available:

Short Term Parking: Downtown Validation Program

The Downtown Parking Validation Program is available to businesses located in the Downtown Parking District. Currently, parking validation only applies to the Monterey Street Parking Garage, although the program may be expanded to other parking locations in the future. There are two forms of validations available to businesses: Parking Validation Coupons & Parking Validation Encoder Machines.

Please visit the Downtown Parking Validation Program webpage to learn more about the Downtown Parking Validation Program:

Long Term Parking: Monthly Parking Permits

Downtown monthly parking permits available now for the months of July through December. Please note that a parking permit is valid only for the specific lot for which it is purchased.

Please visit the Parking Permits webpage for more information:



Where can I park in Downtown?

Download a map below to see the different parking options available in Downtown Salinas.

Parking Permit Forms

Parking Permits are available for purchase in-person at the Finance department in City Hall, by email or mail. Please download one of the forms below: