Charlottesville's Parking Meter Program Earns Roughly $18K During First Month
Charlottesville's Parking Meter Program Earns Roughly $18K During First Month

Charlottesville's parking meter program earned roughly $18,000 during its first month. However, the program is getting mixed reviews from businesses and workers around the Downtown Mall.

Last Chance for Public Comment on Downtown Mall Metered Parking
Last Chance for Public Comment on Downtown Mall Metered Parking

Residents in Charlottesville need to let city officials know how you feel about more parking meters in the Downtown Mall area by August, July 4. 

August 3rd, 3:40 PM EDT
Charlottesville Approves Downtown Parking Meter Program
Charlottesville Approves Downtown Parking Meter Program

Charlottesville City Council is putting a pilot program in place that will add parking meters around the Downtown Mall.

July 5th, 9:55 PM EDT
East Jefferson Development in Charlottesville to be Discussed at City Council
East Jefferson Development in Charlottesville to be Discussed at City Council

Developers with the East Jefferson Place Project are hoping to create additional residential spaces for the Downtown area in Charlottesville.  

July 3rd, 3:41 PM EDT
Charlottesville City Council to Discuss Downtown Parking Meter Plans
Charlottesville City Council to Discuss Downtown Parking Meter Plans

This week, Charlottesville City Council will discuss a pilot program to install parking meters around the Downtown Mall. That pilot program could start as early as Sept. 1.

July 2nd, 9:22 PM EDT
Owner Of Charlotteville Parking Center is suing City of Charlottesville
Owner Of Charlotteville Parking Center is suing City of Charlottesville

Mark Brown will move forward with his second lawsuit against Charlottesville. 

June 22nd, 11:40 AM EDT
Outside Legal Counsel Over $117K for Charlottesville Parking Lawsuit
Outside Legal Counsel Over $117K for Charlottesville Parking Lawsuit

City Hall is tallying up the costs connected to lawsuits with Charlottesville Parking Center. The city says it has spent  $117,584.76 in fees for outside legal counsel.

April 28th, 5:38 PM EDT
CPC Manager Suing City Assessor over Water Street Parking Garage
CPC Manager Suing City Assessor over Water Street Parking Garage

Mark Brown, the owner of the Charlottesville Parking Center, is suing city assessor Jeff Davis in the ongoing battle over the Water Street Parking Garage.

March 30th, 9:19 PM EDT
Market Street Parking Garage May Be Getting New Management
Market Street Parking Garage May Be Getting New Management

Charlottesville intends to hire a new company to manage the Market Street Parking Garage.

March 2nd, 3:27 PM EST
Norris: CPC Left Out of Parking Deal Talks with Charlottesville and Hotel
Norris: CPC Left Out of Parking Deal Talks with Charlottesville and Hotel

The group that manages Charlottesville's Water Street Parking Garage says the city left it out of talks to strike a deal with the developer of the Landmark Hotel.

February 20th, 12:22 PM EST
Judge Asking CPC to Produce More Info in Lawsuit Against Charlottesville
Judge Asking CPC to Produce More Info in Lawsuit Against Charlottesville

The ongoing legal battle between the Charlottesville Parking Center and the city is back in front of a judge.

February 7th, 12:28 PM EST
Charlottesville Seeks Management Bids for E. Market St. Garage
Charlottesville Seeks Management Bids for E. Market St. Garage

Charlottesville is accepting bids from companies who want to manage the East Market Street Parking Garage.

January 4th, 5:21 PM EST
Charlottesville Purchases Land to Help Improve Downtown Parking
Charlottesville Purchases Land to Help Improve Downtown Parking

The City of Charlottesville has a plan to tackle problem parking downtown, and it includes buying up land along Market Street.

November 15th, 10:16 AM EST
CPC Offers New Water St. Parking Garage Proposals to Charlottesville
CPC Offers New Water St. Parking Garage Proposals to Charlottesville

Monday, CPC Manager Dave Norris sent a letter to Charlottesville City Manager Maurice Jones and Downtown Business Association of Charlottesville Chairman George Benford.

August 8th, 2:47 PM EDT
CPC: New Letter Supports Case Against Charlottesville
CPC: New Letter Supports Case Against Charlottesville

The Charlottesville Parking Center (CPC) says a new letter proves it has the right to raise rates at the Water Street Parking Garage in Downtown Charlottesville. 

July 28th, 4:22 PM EDT
CPC Rejects Charlottesville's $2.8M Offer for Control of Parking Garage
CPC Rejects Charlottesville's $2.8M Offer for Control of Parking Garage

The Charlottesville Parking Center is rejecting City Hall's offer of $2.8 million for its stake in the Water Street Parking Garage. It says a settlement amount would be at least $8.9 million.

July 11th, 4:43 PM EDT
City Rejects Proposal Over Water Street Parking Garage
City Rejects Proposal Over Water Street Parking Garage

Charlottesville is not accepting a proposed settlement over the Water Street Parking Garage. The city says eminent domain is still an option.

Update: Charlottesville to Announce Parking Garage Decision Wednesday
Update: Charlottesville to Announce Parking Garage Decision Wednesday

City leaders met behind closed doors Tuesday to discuss the Water Street Parking Garage. Councilors are expected to announce a decision Wednesday afternoon.

July 5th, 5:20 PM EDT
CPC Offers Proposal Over Water Street Parking Garage
CPC Offers Proposal Over Water Street Parking Garage

A new settlement offer could bring about an end to all the drama surrounding the Water Street Parking Garage in downtown Charlottesville.

June 24th, 2:39 PM EDT
Businesses Again Ask Charlottesville, CPC to Find Common Ground
Businesses Again Ask Charlottesville, CPC to Find Common Ground

A group representing businesses in Charlottesville is asking City Hall and the people running the Water Street Parking Garage to quickly find common ground.

June 23rd, 4:10 PM EDT
Charlottesville City Council Approves Parking Department
Charlottesville City Council Approves Parking Department

Charlottesville City Council approved a measure to set up a new parking department to making parking downtown more efficient.

June 20th, 10:28 PM EDT
City Council Looks to Spend for Downtown Parking Department
City Council Looks to Spend for Downtown Parking Department

Charlottesville City Council is looking to spend half-a-million dollars to set up a new parking department.

June 19th, 5:13 PM EDT
City Attorney: Charlottesville Proceeding to Condemn Water St. Garage
City Attorney: Charlottesville Proceeding to Condemn Water St. Garage

A parking garage in Charlottesville is the focus of some high drama. 

June 15th, 4:36 PM EDT
Charlottesville Considering Eminent Domain for Water Street Garage
Charlottesville Considering Eminent Domain for Water Street Garage

The city of Charlottesville warns it will use eminent domain to take over the Water Street Parking Garage if needed.

June 14th, 9:30 PM EDT
CPC Asking for Third Party to Control Parking Garage During Lawsuit
CPC Asking for Third Party to Control Parking Garage During Lawsuit

The Charlottesville Parking Center asked a judge to appoint a third party to control operations while it and the city work their way through legal issues.

June 7th, 4:28 PM EDT
Business Owners Meet to Discuss Downtown Charlottesville Parking
Business Owners Meet to Discuss Downtown Charlottesville Parking

Thursday night, business owners, property owners, and customers met at the Violet Crown to discuss the parking situation in downtown Charlottesville.

June 2nd, 4:41 PM EDT
Water Street Parking Garage to Stay Open Friday
Water Street Parking Garage to Stay Open Friday

The Water Street Parking Garage will not close Friday, despite ongoing negotiations between the city and Charlottesville Parking Center regarding control of numerous parking spaces.

May 5th, 4:47 PM EDT
Negotiations Drag On as Water St. Parking Garage Closure Looms
Negotiations Drag On as Water St. Parking Garage Closure Looms

The Water Street Parking Garage could be just days away from closing indefinitely. Negotiations haven't made any progress on a solution, and the garage could close on Friday.

May 3rd, 2:34 PM EDT
CPC President Urges City to Sell Parking Garage Spots
CPC President Urges City to Sell Parking Garage Spots

The president of the Charlottesville Parking Center is urging the city to sell spots in the Water Street Parking Garage to settle a dispute.

April 28th, 8:13 PM EDT
Business Association Weighs in on Charlottesville Parking Dispute
Business Association Weighs in on Charlottesville Parking Dispute

Charlottesville's Downtown Business Association is concerned about negotiations over parking, saying the battle between the city and a garage owner could take a toll on retailers and the city's economy.

April 18th, 5:04 PM EDT
Charlottesville City Council Passes Parking Meter Proposal
Charlottesville City Council Passes Parking Meter Proposal

Charlottesville City Council voted 4 to 1 in favor of a proposal to add over 100 parking meters on streets around the Downtown Mall.

April 4th, 10:07 PM EDT
Councilors May Vote on Parking Meters for Downtown Charlottesville
Councilors May Vote on Parking Meters for Downtown Charlottesville

The days of free street parking in parts of downtown Charlottesville may be coming to an end. Councilors are expected to vote on adding parking meters to several streets.

April 4th, 10:10 AM EDT
Charlottesville Could See More Parking Meters Downtown
Charlottesville Could See More Parking Meters Downtown

If Charlottesville City Council passes a resolution at its meeting Monday night, over 100 parking meters could be added to the downtown area.

April 1st, 6:26 PM EDT
Owner of CPC Suing City Over Setting Fair Market Rate
Owner of CPC Suing City Over Setting Fair Market Rate

The owner of the water street parking garage in downtown Charlottesville is suing the city because he says he is not getting fair market value for shared spaces in the deck. 

March 15th, 3:28 PM EDT
Charlottesville City Council Negotiates for More Downtown Parking
Charlottesville City Council Negotiates for More Downtown Parking

Charlottesville City Council is in the middle of negotiations with an owner of Water Street Parking Garage for more parking downtown.

February 19th, 4:02 PM EST
Parking Study Consultant Says Metered Parking a Solution
Parking Study Consultant Says Metered Parking a Solution

People trying to park in downtown Charlottesville could see some big changes, specifically metered spaces in currently free spots.

October 1st, 9:50 PM EDT
Charlottesville Seeks Public Input with Parking Surveys
Charlottesville Seeks Public Input with Parking Surveys

Charlottesville's Office of Economic Development is trying to make some improvements to parking in the city, and is now asking for input from the public

May 18th, 3:52 PM EDT
Charlottesville City Council Considering Another Parking Study
Charlottesville City Council Considering Another Parking Study

Council will decide at its next meeting whether to move forward with a new parking management study for downtown Charlottesville.

March 1st, 6:35 PM EST
Charlottesville City Council Approves Study on Parking Management
Charlottesville City Council Approves Study on Parking Management

Charlottesville city council approved a study on developing a parking management strategy in order to better understand the needs of visitors and workers downtown.

January 5th, 4:37 PM EST

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