Downtown Salem Marion and Chemeketa Parkades Reopen May 15


In coordination with the opening of retail in downtown Salem, the Marion and Chemeketa Parkades are now open. The Marion and Chemeketa parkades were temporarily closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Parking permits will not be required for Marion and Chemeketa parkade permit holders that live or work in downtown until Jul. 1, 2020. From May 15 – Jul. 1, 2020, the City will continue to enforce the following from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Mon.- Fri.:

  • Disabled parking so that ADA parking is available for those who need them

  • Parking that blocks fire hydrants, inhibits traffic or the delivery of goods, or creates hazards

  • Parking permits in Residential Permit Zones as demand for on-street spaces during the COVID-19 pandemic may exceed the number of on-street spaces

  • Short-term parking spaces and loading zones used to meet business needs (15-minute, 30-minute, and loading zones)

  • All other parking regulations

On Jul. 1, 2020:

  • Parking permits will be required in the Chemeketa and Marion Parkades

  • Enforcement hours will change to Mon. – Sat., 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.

  • Enforcement of the 3-hour time limit for on-street parking begins

For general questions regarding parking, please email [email protected] or call 503-540-2495.Si necesita ayuda para comprender esta información, por favor llame 503-588-6178.

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8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
555 Liberty ST SE RM 220
Salem OR 97301
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