Free Sunday Parking

Chicago Parking Meter (CBS)

Some Businesses Welcome Free Sunday Parking

Parts of a dozen Chicago wards got free parking two weeks ahead of schedule on Sunday. The full switchover date to give drivers a reprieve from paying Chicago Parking Meters LLC on Sundays, had been slated for July 1.

06/17/2013

A parking meter on 47th street in Chicago's 3rd Ward. (Credit: Michele Fiore)

Free Sunday Parking Goes Into Effect Today For Some Chicago Neighborhoods

This Father’s Day, dads in many parts of the city are getting something they haven’t had in years…free parking, but will it be bad for business? WBBM’s Michele Fiore reports from the Bronzeville neighborhood.

06/16/2013

Chicago Parking Meter (CBS)

Free Sunday Parking To Begin In Some Wards This Weekend

Some Chicago residents will get to take advantage of free Sunday parking at parking meters a bit earlier than expected.

06/14/2013

Chicago Parking Meter (CBS)

Aldermen Approve Changes To Parking Meter Deal

Aldermen on Wednesday approved Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s plan to rework the city’s parking meter lease deal, despite concerns about the financial fallout from the deal.

06/05/2013

Chicago Parking Meter (CBS)

Finance Committee Backs Changes To Parking Meter Deal

An attempt to derail Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s proposed changes to the parking meter deal was defeated in a City Council committee on Wednesday.

06/03/2013

Chicago Parking Meter (CBS)

Concerns Remain About Proposed Changes To Parking Meter Deal

As aldermen prepare to vote on Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s proposed changes to the controversial parking meter lease deal, the administration’s answers to some concerns have raised other questions for the City Council.

05/31/2013

Chicago Parking Meter (CBS)

24 Aldermen Rush To Support Mayor’s Proposed Parking Meter Changes

After facing vociferous backlash from residents over the hated parking meter lease, two dozen Chicago aldermen have rushed to support the Emanuel administration’s agreement with the parking meter firm to offer free Sunday parking, as part of a series of proposed changes to the 75-year deal.

CBS Chicago–05/10/2013