Parking and Permits

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Parking Lot Code Key

3:  S. Washington & E. Mill Street
4:  S. Illinois Ave. & Lincoln Drive
6:  303 S. Illinois Ave.
7:  108 N. Illinois Ave. (Town Square Pavilion, No meters)
8:  611 S. Illinois Ave. (behind Fat Patties)
11: 110 S. Illinois Ave. (across from Mary Lou's)
12:  S. Illinois Ave. (Amtrak)
13: 413 S. Illinois Ave. (Amtrak Station to College St.)
14: 200 S. Illinois Ave. (Carbondale Civic Center)
16: 169 N. Washington St. (across from Tres Hombres)
19: 149 S. Washington St. (across from Newell House)
23: 100 E. Jackson St. (next to Longbranch)
24: 600 S. Illinois Ave. (behind Delish 7 Spice Grill)
25: 209 S. Illinois Ave. (behind Christaudo’s)
26: 901 S. Illinois Ave. (behind Harbaugh’s)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

City of Carbondale Parking

The City of Carbondale maintains 1,265 parking spaces downtown. Click here to access the Metered Parking Lot map. Meter payment is enforced from 8 am - 6 pm, Monday - Saturday, unless otherwise noted on signage.

City Parking Ordiances can be found in the Carbondale Revised Code. Parking permits and special parking privileges are available by calling the Parking Division at (618) 457-3278.

Violation Payment by Mail

  • Return the citation with your payment
  • Write citation number on check
  • Make payment to City of Carbondale

Violation Payment In Person

  • Bring the citation with your payment to City Hall
  • Located at 200 S. Illinois Avenue
  • Between the hours of 8 am - 4:30 pm, Monday - Friday
  • After hours payment may be made at the payment box located on the Monroe Street entrance of City Hall.
FINE SCHEDULE
TYPE OF
VIOLATION
FINE IF PAID
WITHIN 2 DAYS 3 - 13 DAYS OVER 13 DAYS
OVERTIME
PARKING
$7.00 $10.00 $20.00
ILLEGAL
PARKING
$10.00 $15.00 $20.00
HANDICAPPED
PARKING
$250.00
EXPIRED
REGISTRATION
$35.00

Purchase a Parking Permit

  • Visit the Parking Office at 200 S. Illinois Avenue

Senior Permits (City Code 18:12:12)
• $8.00 per year
• Must be 60 years of age or older
• Valid at any City meter or City lot
• Not valid for overnight parking within Amtrak lots (designated by signage)
• Vehicles with City Permits are still subject for ticketing if parked illegally

Lot Permits  (City Code 18:12:09)
• Lot Permits are sold for individual lots
• Lot Permits are not sold for lots - 8, 14, & 24
• Not Valid at City meters located on the street
• Vehicles with City Permits are still subject for ticketing if parked illegally

  Per Week Per Month
One City Lot $8.00 $25.00
Two City Lot $10.00 $30.00
5 Month Semester 20% Discount
(if Purchased within 1st (2) weeks of Semester Classes)

Amtrak Permits  (City Code 18:12:09)
• Kiosk parking - Daily up to 14 days
• Valid for Amtrak lots (designated by signage)
• For long-term parking pass, contact City Hall
• Vehicles with City Permits are still subject for ticketing if parked illegally

Contact:

Parking Division
200 S. Illinois Avenue
P.O. Box 2047
Carbondale, Illinois 62902-2047
(618) 457-3265

Office hours: 8 am - 4:30 pm, Monday - Friday

Southern Illinois University Parking

Southern Illinois University Parking Division
1175 S. Washington Street
Trueblood Hall
Carbondale, Illinois

The site can be accessed here for more information.

SIU Parking Map - Available in (pdf) format.


 

 
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