How many ramps does the City have and where are they located?
The City has two fully-automated parking ramps in downtown Eau Claire. They include:
Farwell/Gibson Street Parking Ramp
Location: 202 South Farwell Street (near The Lismore Hotel Eau Claire building)
North Barstow Street Parking Ramp
How do they work and what is the hourly parking charge?
Parkers take a ticket from the machine upon entering the ramp and then insert cash or a credit card upon leaving.
Hourly Parking Ramp Charge
|$0.50 per hour, effective 24 hours a day, 7 days a week|
|$8.00 maximum charge for 24-hour parking|
Can I get a monthly ramp pass?
Yes. Complete the Parking Ramp Direct Payment and Contract Agreement Form (pdf) and return your completed form to Engineering. This will allow you to obtain a ramp pass and authorize monthly automatic withdrawals from a checking or savings account. Call 715-839-4934 for more information about the automatic withdrawal procedure.
Monthly Parking Ramp Charge
|Farwell/Gibson Street Parking Ramp Monthly Charge||$40.09 (includes 5.5% sales tax)|
|North Barstow Street Parking Ramp Monthly Charge||$46.42 (includes 5.5% sales tax)|
Quarterly Permit: Obtain in Customer Services
Quarterly permits may be purchased in Customer Services; call 715-839-4923 with any questions regarding these permits. The permit must be placed in your vehicle after purchasing so that it is visible from the front of the vehicle.
Several quarterly permit options are available. A municipal permit provides on-street parking access and access to park in multiple parking lots including the Railroad, Farwell Street & Seaver Street Lots. There are also permits for the Riverside Parking Deck (upper or lower level) and Riverview Parking Lot available for purchase.
Quarterly Permit Charge
|Municipal Permit Quarterly Charge||$72.80 (includes 5.5% sales tax)|
|Riverside Deck Upper Level Permit Quarterly Charge||$113.94 (includes 5.5% sales tax)|
|Riverside Deck Lower Level Permit Quarterly Charge (assigned stalls)||$120.27 (includes 5.5% sales tax)|
|Riverview Parking Lot Permit Quarterly Charge||$88.62 (includes 5.5% sales tax)|
Summary of Parking Rates
|On-Street Meters Hourly Charge||$0.25|
|Off-Street Meters Hourly Charge||$0.20 & $0.25|
|Municipal Ramps Hourly Charge||$0.50|
|Municipal Ramps Maximum Daily Charge||$8.00|
|Farwell/Gibson Street Ramp Monthly Charge||$38.00*|
|North Barstow Street Ramp Monthly Charge||$44.00*|
|Municipal Permit Quarterly Charge||$69.00*|
|Riverside Deck Upper Level Permit Quarterly Charge||$108.00*|
| Riverside Deck Lower Level Permit Quarterly Charge
|Riverview Lot Permit Quarterly Charge||$84.00*|
|*plus 5.5% sales tax|