The City utilizes both on-street and off-street metered parking throughout the City. Each meter lists the hours of enforcement. Please read the meter carefully. A list of metered area locations and hourly rates is below.
For the Cannery Row Area
The Parking Division uses electronic parking meters which accept dollar coins, quarters, dimes and nickels in Cannery Row District. In some areas, the City has installed parking meters that will accept credit card for payment.
For the Downtown Area
Parking meters located in the Monterey Sports Center lot, Lot # 10 located on Calle Principal and Lot # 8 on Pierce Street accept quarters, dimes and nickels, as well as a Smart Parkcard.