Beech Street Municipal Lot and Special Event Parking Changes

Feb 24, 2016

For Immediate Release
Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Changes to parking fees at various downtown parking lots will begin March 1, 2016, in accordance with By-law 2016-11, Miscellaneous User Fees. These changes will help maintain customer service, lots and equipment.

The two-hour free parking at the Beech Street municipal lot will no longer be in effect, and regular parking fees will apply. The Energy Court municipal lot, located at Lorne and Elm Streets, will continue the two-hour free parking program.

Fees for special event parking in downtown municipal lots will increase to $5, from $3. This fee is applicable during special events at the Sudbury Arena at the following municipal lots:

• Minto Street/Brady Street (across from Sudbury Arena)
• Shaughnessy Street/Brady Street (across from Sudbury Theatre Centre)
• Shaughnessy Street/Paris Street (beside Sudbury Theatre Centre)
• Elgin Street (CP Rail)
• Tom Davies Square underground parking garage

During special events, parking is free after 6 p.m. and on weekends at the Energy Court, Beech Street and Larch Street lots, and at meters.

Residents are reminded that downtown parking is free at all municipal lots and meters after 6 p.m. and on weekends (except during special events). Overnight parking is not permitted.

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