Parking Services

License Plate Recognition (LPR)

Parking Services is implementing License Plate Recognition (LPR) technology to enable more convenient ways to pay for parking, improve efficiency & accuracy, and collect anonymous occupancy data. Learn more...

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Parking in Olympia

Parking is available at metered and timed on-street spaces and in leased lots owned by the City. The privately owned Diamond Parking also has several lots in downtown Olympia for daily and leased parking. Several businesses offer adjacent parking lots for the convenience of their customers.

Free time - all the time!

Your first 15 minutes are always FREE at any 2, 3 or 9 Hour meter!

2 Hour Meters: Push any button before inserting payment (meter must be flashing 0.00)

3 or 9 Hour Meters: Push the red or silver button before inserting payment (meter must be flashing 0:00).


Contact Parking Services at 360.753.8017 or