FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 31, 2018 Contact:
Parking Management Divisionjclay@fayetteville-ar.gov
Enjoy Parking on New Year’s Day for No Charge
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — “On New Year’s Day, the City will not charge for parking in Fayetteville’s two parking districts,” said Mayor Lioneld Jordan. “City staff and I wish everyone a safe and happy holiday!”
There will be no charge for parking on Tuesday, January 1, 2019 in City parking lots or in on-street parking spaces within the Dickson Street District and the Downtown Square District. The annual New Year’s Eve festival on the Square, Last Night Fayetteville
, is not being held this year; however, Lights of the Ozark
s will continue New Year’s Eve and for an additional evening on Tuesday, January 1. The lights will turn off at 1 a.m. on January 2. City officials ask drivers to be mindful of spaces reserved for Lights of the Ozarks vendors on the Square and marked residential parking spaces throughout the districts.
Paid parking will be reinstated at 8 a.m. in the Square district and at 2 p.m. in the Dickson Street district on Wednesday, January 2.
To learn more about available public parking in the City of Fayetteville’s please visit the City’s website
Parking in the Dickson Street District is free before 2 p.m. daily and uses a pay-by-space system from 2 p.m. to 2 a.m. Payment can be made at any of the kiosks located throughout the area, as well as the five kiosks located in the Spring Street Parking Deck or by using the convenient pay-by-phone system.
Parking in the Downtown Square District is enforced Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. (except on City holidays). Meters are adjacent to the majority of parking spaces. Free parking for a two-hour limit is available in spaces directly on the square.