Just in time for your holiday shopping needs, parking ramps throughout Downtown Iowa City will be free Thursday, Friday, and Saturday.

Below is a breakdown for all parking and transit changes during the holiday weekend. 

Thursday, Nov. 28, 2019

  • Ramps and metered parking will be free
  • No transit running

Friday, Nov. 29, 2019

  • Ramps will be free 
  • Normal enforcement for on-street metered parking
  • Free transit services, running on Saturday schedule

Saturday, Nov. 30, 2019

  • Ramps will be free for Small Business Saturday
  • Normal enforcement for on-street metered parking
  • Free transit services 

The City has six convenient ramps: 

  • Dubuque Street Ramp, 220 S. Dubuque St.
  • Capitol Street Ramp, 220 S. Capitol St.
  • Tower Place Ramp, 335 Iowa Avenue
  • Chauncey Swan Ramp, 410 E. Washington St.
  • Court Street Transportation Center, 150 E. Court St.
  • Harrison Street Parking Ramp, 175 E. Harrison St.

People are also encouraged to download the PassportParking app to their smartphone to pay for metered parking, and extend time from their mobile devices.

For more information about Small Business Saturday, and other holiday celebrations happening in Downtown Iowa City, visit downtowniowacity.com/events/tis-the-season/.

Date of publication

Tuesday, November 26, 2019