|The City of Bloomington is pleased to announce Parking Garage Access Improvements at all three city-owned parking decks located in Downtown Bloomington.|
Improvements will include technology upgrades featuring automated entry and exit stations, security cameras, safety signage, and electronic pay stations for customer safety and convenience.
GENERAL OPERATIONS INSTRUCTIONS:
Monthly Parking Customers will be issued a new access pass, used to both enter and exit the garages. The proximity card must be held within a few inches of the sensors to activate the new gates.
* If you haven’t already done so, please trade in current pass for a new one at the City Parking Division, located in the Community Development Department, 2nd floor of the Government Center.
Daily Parking Customers (LINCOLN GARAGE ONLY) will need to pull a ticket to enter the garages, and those tickets must be retained in order to exit the garage. To exit, customers will have two options to pay for parking; A) Take the ticket to a pay station, and make the necessary payment using cash, credit or debit or B) Utilizing the exit lanes, Insert ticket into the exit station and pay the necessary parking fee – credit or debit only.
HOURS OF OPERATION:
Arena Garage: All gates will remain open at all times. Public Parking will be free for use 4 hours per day, once per day. Lot will be patrolled every 4 hours * Security cameras at entry and exit devices.
Market Street Garage: All gates will be lowered Monday thru Friday at 7 am. All gates will be raised Monday thru Friday at 4 pm, and will remain open on weekends. FREE parking on lower level, 4 hours, once per day. Lot will be patrolled every 4 hours.*Security cameras on entry and exit devices.
Lincoln Garage: All gates EXCEPT the former booth exit gate will be lowered Monday thru Friday at 7 am. Former booth exit gate will be lowered Monday thru Friday at 9 am.
All gates will be raised Monday thru Friday at 6 pm and will remain open on weekends. This lot will be patrolled hourly for parking violations. * There will be no parking attendant on site, but HELP buttons on all devices will provide 24-7 assistance.*Security cameras on entry and exit devices.
Lost ticket: Customers who have lost their ticket may push the “lost ticket” button on the pay station or exit station in the exit lane. A $10 fee is charged
QUESTIONS? Contact Cheryl Dawdy at 309-434-2207