Parking Permit Renewals for 2020-21


Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic annual parking permits for commuter lots that expired on June 30, 2020 are extended until March 31, 2021 with a tentative renewal date of April 1, 2021.  Parking permit renewal applications will not be mailed out at this time since there may be a need to further delay renewals.  Residents who have questions about obtaining a new commuter parking permit or would like to add their names to the commuter lot wait lists can contact the Parking Bureau at 203-594-3040 or email  Metered parking fees in all commuter parking lots will continue to be suspended through March 31, 2021 and will not be enforced.

Business/Employee parking permit renewals will be mailed out on December 11, 2020.

Employees who have permits in the Morse Court, Park Street and Telephone lots will be renewed for the period of January 1, 2021 through June 30, 2021 at a six (6) month pro-rated fee based on the permit fee rates previously approved for the 2020-2021 fiscal year.  This rate will include a 6.35% sales tax.

Employees who have permits in the Center and Locust lots will be part of a new experimental program of free downtown worker parking permits and will be renewed at "no cost" for the period of January 1, 2021 through June 30, 2021.  Any employee who does not have a permit in the Center or Locust lot can apply for a free permit in the Center or Locust lot by contacting the Parking Department at 203-594-3040 or email  This experimental program was initiated to make street parking and other lots available for visitors/customers.

Metered parking fees and enforcement will resume in all downtown parking lots on January 1, 2021.

Timed street parking, loading zones, no parking zones, handicap spaces and any other illegal parking will continue to be enforced