Free on-street and parkade parking in Downtown Salem is provided to customers through the
Downtown Parking Tax paid by downtown businesses. Employees and other workers and volunteers need a permit to park in the Downtown Parking District. Metered parking is available outside of this district and near the Capitol Mall.
The following options are available to customers of downtown businesses as part of the Downtown Parking District:
Customers of downtown businesses may park all day for free in one of three parking garages: Marion Parkade, Chemeketa Parkade, and Liberty Square Parkade