2021 Rate Changes

June 2021 Paid Parking Rate Changes

In 2021, SDOT plans to review on-street parking conditions in paid areas and potentially make rate changes on a quarterly basis.

Starting June 1, rates will change in the areas listed below to the amounts listed.  

Paid Parking Area  AM  Afternoon  PM 
12th Avenue  $0.50  $0.50  $1.00 
Belltown South  $0.50  $2.00  $0.50 
Chinatown/ID Core  $0.50  $2.50  $1.50 
Columbia City  $0.50  $1.00  $0.50 
Commercial Core/Financial  $0.50  $1.00  $0.50 
Commercial Core/Waterfront  $1.50  $0.50  $0.50 
Denny Triangle North  $0.50  $1.50   
Denny Triangle South  $0.50  $2.00  $0.50 
First Hill  $2.00  $1.50  $0.50 
Fremont  $0.50  $1.00  $0.50 
Green Lake  $0.50  $1.00  $0.50 
Pike-Pine  $0.50  $0.50  $0.50 
Pioneer Square Core  $1.00  $1.50   
Pioneer Square Edge  $0.50  $1.00   
Roosevelt  $0.50  $1.00  $0.50 
South Lake Union South  $2.00  $1.50   
University District Core  $0.50  $1.00  $0.50 

February 2021 Paid Parking Rate Changes  

Paid Parking Area  AM Afternoon  PM 
Ballard Core  $0.50  $1.00  $0.50 
Chinatown/ID Core  $0.50  $1.50  $0.50 
Denny Triangle South  $0.50  $1.50  $0.50 
First Hill  $1.50  $1.00  $0.50 
Pike-Pine  $0.50  $0.50  $1.00 
South Lake Union South  $1.00  $0.50  $0.50 


SDOT continues to set paid parking rates based on data and the SMC goal to achieve 1 to 2 open spaces per blockface.  This process will use updated data collected and analysis of the transactions to determine the levels of parking activity around the city, and make rate adjustments accordingly.