Metered Parking Spaces

1 S Hanover St Carlisle

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Throughout downtown Carlisle, there are metered parking spaces on the streets.  Meters must be paid between the hours of 8:00 AM and 4:00 PM Monday through Friday.  Metered parking is free on major holidays, after 4:00 PM on weekdays, and all weekend.


  • Short-term meters are located on the main streets of High and Hanover, streets intersecting those streets in downtown, and in municipal lots.  These short-term spaces could be described as "prime" locations.
  • Silver meters cost .75 an hour for coins and $1.15 an hour for credit cards.
  • Silver meters can also be paid online via the Passport parking app.
  • By pushing the green "okay" button on the meter before paying, you can get the first 15 minutes for free. 
  • Silver meters can only be paid for two hours at a time for coins and for four hours at at a time using the parking app.


  • Gold meters, which are on side streets further away from High and Hanover Streets, are considered long-term parking.
  • Gold meters are .25 an hour and only take quarters.
  • By flipping the knob left before paying, these meters will also give you 15 free minutes of parking.
  • Gold meters do not take credit cards and cannot be paid for using the parking app.