Parking Rates (Permits, Ramps & Lots)

Parking rates vary by location and facility. Please note that parking rates are subject to change. Changes usually occur July 1.

For permit availability or if we can be of service, please feel free to contact us at the Parking Services Office 517-483-4240 or email us.
  • Permit payments are due on or before the 1st of each month.
  • If not, a $10 late fee will be accessed to your account.
  • The Parking Services Office waives one late fee per lifetime.
Fiscal Year 2016 Permit Parking Rates effective July 1, 2015.

South Capitol Ramp


Located at the northwest corner of Capitol and Kalamazoo near the Cooley Law School, Capitol Area Library, County Building, and Courts.
  • 3rd and 4th Level Covered: $107
  • Basement: $112
  • Reserved: $135
  • Roof: $85

North Grand Ramp


Located on Grand Avenue between Ottawa and Ionia near the Radisson and downtown.
  • 3rd and 4th Level Covered: $125
  • 4th Level Reserved: $148
  • Roof: $90

North Capitol Ramp


Located on Capitol between Shiawassee and Ionia on the south side of the Lansing Community College campus and near downtown.
  • All Levels: $90

Townsend Ramp


Located at the northwest corner of Townsend and Washtenaw near the Accident Fund, Cooley Law School, Post Office, and new downtown.
  • General Level 2 - 5: $143
  • General Level 6 - 8: $130
  • Reserved Basement / Level 1: $167

Downtown Lots


  • Lot 1: $73
  • Lot 49: $48
  • Lot 49A: $48
  • Lot 50: $22
  • Lot 52: $60
  • Lot 53: $60
  • Lot 55: $65

Outlying Lots


  • Lot 8, 9, 24: $20
  • Lot 17: $32
  • Lot 56: Weekday $22, Nights/Weekends $7, 24 hours (all) $25

Parking Ramps Hourly


  • Per 1/2 hour: $1
  • Daily Maximum: $10
  • VIP per 1/2 hour: 70 cents
  • VIP Daily Maximum: $10
  • Lost Ticket Fee: Up to Two Times Daily Maximum

Special Event Parking


  • Daily: $6
  • Reserved (lots): $12 per space

Space Rental Per Space


  • Downtown Lots: $10
  • Lot 56 (tent stake rental): $14
  • Outlying Lots: $5

All Parking Lots


  • Motorcycle: $26

Baseball


  • Individual Game: $5

Meter Rates


  • Minimum: $0.50 per hour
  • Maximum: $1.25 per hour
Meter rates vary by location. Rates do not exceed $1.25 per hour.

Late Payment Fee


  • Per permit: $10

Meter Capping Fee


  • Multiple of hourly rate/meter: 10
  • Minimum fee (per day): $5 - $12.50