Downtown Business District

Pay for Parking

  1. On-Street Meters (Downtown Square Area)

How to Use M5 Single Space Smart Meter

Note: the "Park Smarter" app is not supported.

Transcript

How to use the IPS M5 single-space smart meter. Payment options: Credit card, Contactless, or Coin.

Credit Card

  1. Insert Card
  2. Select Time
  3. Press "OK"

Contactless Payment
Options include credit card, smart watch, and smartphone.

  1. Press "OK"
  2. [Hold your contactless payment type next to the meter screen.]
  3. Select Time
  4. Press "OK"

Coins

  1. Insert desired amount
  2. Press "OK"
  1. Pay Stations (Surface Lots)
  1. ParkMobile App

Parking Rates


Downtown Square

Two-hour free parking for up to two consecutive hours within a four-hour time period.

You must leave the Square on or before two hours have passed from the time you first arrived. You may not return to the Square until four hours have passed from the time you first arrived. This ensures that these spaces are made available for customers visiting the area businesses and restaurants.

On-Street Meters

Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.

  • Short-term (near Square): $0.50 per hour (Two-hour limit)
  • Long-term: $ 0.50 per hour (No time limit)

Saturday - Sunday

  • Free all day

Surface Parking Lots 

Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.

  • $0.25 per hour at pay stations.

Saturday - Sunday

  • Free All Day

Town Center Parking Deck

Location: W. Rock Street between N. Block Ave and N. East Ave., south of the Town Center

  • $4 per entry (Daily Use only)
  • Monthly parking permits are available

Meadow Street Municipal Parking Deck

Location: W. Meadow Street behind the Graduate Hotel, near College Avenue

  • Level 1: $4 per entry
  • Level 2: Reserved for monthly parking program participants
  • Level 3: $3 per entry

Gated Municipal Parking Lots

Location: 211 W. Mountain Street

  • Weekdays: Restricted to City employees
  • Friday (4:30 p.m.) - Sunday (5 p.m.): Free to the public

Location: 42 W. Meadow Street

  • Weekdays: Restricted to Card Holders
  • Friday (4:30 p.m.) - Sunday (11 a.m.): Free to the public

Parking Programs (Permits)

The City of Fayetteville offers a variety of parking programs for the Downtown Business District. Applicable fees for these programs (listed below) are billed on a quarterly basis and are payable in advance. 

For more information on hang-tags, parking cards, or coupon codes, call the Parking Management Office: 479-575-8280.

Parking Programs

  • Gated lots are accessible with a parking card at a cost of $30 per month per space. Customers will be billed quarterly for a total cost of $90. 
  • The Meadow Street Municipal Parking Deck (2nd level), located behind the Graduate Hotel, is accessible with a parking card and provides covered parking in designated spaces at a cost of $50 per month per space. Customers will be billed quarterly for a total cost of $150.
  • The Town Center Parking Deck, located on the south side of the Town Center, is accessible with a parking card and provides covered parking in non-designated spaces at a cost of $50 per month per space. Customers will be billed quarterly for a total cost of $150.  A coupon code may also be purchased for entry into the Town Center deck - 100 uses for $133 or one use for $4.  
  • Hang tag permits allow patrons to park at any surface parking lot in the Downtown Business District at a cost of $30 per month. Permits must be displayed from the rear-view mirror while the vehicle is parked. Customers will be billed quarterly for a total cost of $90.
  • Temporary parking permits are for construction-use only and must be displayed from the rear-view mirror while the vehicle is parked. Fees vary depending on the required parking area.