Morgantown Parking Authority



There are two different types of metered parking: short-term and long-term.  Short-term meters have a 2-hour limit for convenient access to customer destinations. PAY CLOSE ATTENTION to which meters are short term (2-hour) and which are long-term (10-hour).

Short Term Parking

Short Term parking is defined as parking at any Short Term meter for short periods of time during the day while conducting business in or visiting the City of Morgantown. Customers who park at a short term meter may not continue to insert money into the meter beyond the time allotted on the meter. Please be sure to read the rules posted on the meters.

SHORT-TERM SPACES (2-hr limit)

Surface Lots

Fayette Street and Chestnut Street Lot B - 75 spaces (75 cents/hr from 6am to 6pm) ($1.25/hr from 6pm to 6am)
Chestnut Street and Forest Avenue Lot E - 63 spaces (75 cents/hr from 6am to 6pm) ($1.25/hr from 6pm to 6am)
Spruces Street (across from Library) Lot F - 39 spaces (75 cents/hr)

Street Parking

Brockway, Chancery Row, Chestnut, Fayette, High, and Walnut Street


The Green Zone is located on High Street, Walnut Street, Fayette Street, Chancery Row, Foundry Street, and Chestnut Street. There is a 2-hr limit on the entire Green Zone area per 24-hrs. Green Zone meters can be identified by the "green top" on each meter. 

Long Term Parking

The Morgantown Parking Authority also provides Long term parking lots and garages for the parker who needs to be in the Downtown for an extended period of time. In the Long Term lots customers may park up to ten hours. In the garages, they may park up to 24 hours.

LONG-TERM SPACES (10-hr limit, 75 cents/hr)

Surface Lots

Pleasant and Chestnut Street Lot D - 67 spaces
Fayette Street (rear of Spruce Street Church) Lot F - 24 spaces
Spruce and Forest Street Lot O - 41 spaces

Street Parking

Foundry, Grant, McLane, and Ruby McQuain Park


LONG-TERM SPACES (10-hr limit, 75 cents/hr)

Willey Street (Trinity Church) Lot G - 38 spaces
North High Street (Wesley Church) Lot J - 38 spaces


Street Parking

Fife, Reid, North High, Prospect, Wiles and University

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