Black Hills Knowledge Netowork

Parking Meeting Scheduled For May 2nd, 5-6:30pm
Parking Meeting Scheduled For May 2nd, 5-6:30pm
BHKN Chelsea Gortmaker
April 25, 2019

Rapid City to Hold Public Meeting On Parking

Rapid City’s Community Development Department will host a Q&A and informational meeting May 2nd regarding the proposed revisions to downtown parking policy, reports the Rapid City Journal. Currently there is an ordinance in progress that would authorize the installation of 620 new parking meters downtown.

The new meters could be installed as early as June and would cover Main and Saint Joseph Streets between Fifth and Ninth streets, as well as Sixth, Seventh, and Ninth streets. A second ordinance would establish parking permit program for street parking at $30 per month, with the permit only being effective in certain zones.

City spokesperson Darrell Shoemaker said that the new measures were developed to address the city’s goal of making downtown more livable. Members of city council and Mayor Allender are expected to attend the May 2nd meeting, which will take place from 5-6:30pm at the City and School Administration Building.

Read more about local government in the Black Hills Knowledge Network news archive.

Related items

  • Pennington County Care Campus Adds 64 New Beds

    Sixty-four new treatment beds opened up at the Pennington County Care Campus today, as the final phase of work on the campus’ second floor was…
  • Lead-Deadwood School Board Announces Vacancy

    Board member Bob Nelson, Jr. submitted his resignation to the Lead-Deadwood School Board at its October 8th meeting, reports the Black Hills Pioneer. It was…
  • YFS Programs Receive $100,000 Grant

    The Girls’ Inc. and Health Connections Programs, both operated by Youth and Family Services in Rapid City, have been awarded a grant of $100,000 by…

Get Involved!

  • Need more information? Rapid City Public Library associates are standing by to answer your questions! Ask away in the box below during business hours for live feedback.

    For more on this feature, click here.

  • bhkn donate

    Enjoy our work? Donate today to ensure that community members will have access to our wealth of news, history, and data for years to come.

  • 211 logoDid this post inspire you to get involved? Visit our partner 211's Volunteer Database to find volunteer opportunities in your community.

525 University Loop, Suite 202
Rapid City, SD 57701
(605) 716-0058   [email protected]