About Us

ParkDurham provides residents, businesses, and visitors with parking management services. Our responsibilities include developing the City's supply of off-street parking, regulating the use of on-street parking, and operates six parking garages and 12 surface parking lots, manages approximately 3,100 on-street parking spaces

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We aim to make your experience with ParkDurham a positive one and welcome all your comments. We encourage you to contact the Customer Service Center with any comments related to parking in Durham.

ParkDurham Mission Statement

Parking is a vital component of Durham's public infrastructure and economic health. As a division of the Department of Transportation, our mission is to maximize public parking in Durham by:

  • Providing a strategic role in supporting, enhancing, and stimulating economic growth and development within the City's business districts.
  • Supplying a sufficient number of parking spaces to accommodate public demand.
  • Balancing rates, parking supply, and actions to encourage the use of the most efficient and economical modes of transportation.
  • Developing and implementing parking management strategies to ensure the efficient and effective delivery of parking programs and services. The City of Durham is dedicated to improving the quality of life in our community by delivering the cost-effective, highly responsive service with integrity and friendliness.