UPDATE: Green Bay City Council Shelves a Plan to Charge for Overnight Parking Downtown

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UPDATE

Wednesday, 12/5/2018 3:21 pm

At their meeting Tuesday night, Green Bay City Council decided against the plan which would force drivers to pay two dollars for parking their cars downtown on nights and weekends.

ORIGINAL STORY

Monday, 11/26/2018 10:24 pm

Overnight Downtown Parking May Soon Cost Money

A Green Bay Overnight Parking Policy was the topic in a Green Bay Committee Meeting tonight.

It is currently free to park overnight in the downtown area all week.

However, as a study was conducted by Desman Associates (third-party contractor), they concluded the policy was being abused.

A plan was presented to the Improvements and Service Committee to charge two dollars a night for parking after 6 PM.

If approved, the parking ramps will also go to two dollars a day instead of the current hourly rate the city charges.

The Committee denied the request tonight, and the city council will now get to decide the outcome.

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