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Downtown Shoppers

Downtown Visitors: Welcome to Downtown Bloomington, where a variety of parking options exist including on-street, surface pay lots and three centrally located parking garages. If you're spending the day, or even multiple days, we encourage you to use one of our off-street parking garage options with reasonable rates and excellent convenience.

Learn where to shop, where to stay and how to get around in the Bloomington Entertainment and Arts District, which encompasses much of Bloomington's downtown!

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Employees: Do you work Downtown at one of the many unique businesses that make Bloomington great? Parking is easy, safe and convenient at one of three downtown parking garages. Garage permits can cost less than $1.50 per day! See current permit rates


Residents: Are you a resident of in one of the many neighborhoods adjacent to Downtown Bloomington and Indiana University?

Any person who maintains their residence within the Neighborhood Parking Zone is eligible to apply for one parking permit per vehicle. By providing proof of residency and your current vehicle registration you can purchase a Neighborhood Permit at the Customer Service Office at City Hall.