Are permits available for those who live or work in Downtown Amherst?

Yes, permits are available for those who live or work in Downtown Amherst. Permits are available for purchase (permits are $25). If you are interested in obtaining a parking permit, please visit our Permit Parking page for more information. 

Permitted Parking is marked Downtown Amherst by blue signs. Permit season runs from September 1st - May 31st.  

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1. Is long-term parking available in the center of Town?
2. Is there an App to pay for parking?
3. What do I do if the App or Payment Kiosks are not working?
4. When is free parking available?
5. Do I have to pay for parking while charging my electric car?
6. How can I be notified if there is a parking ban in effect?
7. Where do I pay parking violations?
8. How do I get information on old outstanding parking violations?
9. Can I appeal a parking violation?
10. What happens if I don’t pay or appeal a parking violation within the twenty one (21) days?
11. My vehicle was towed last night; who do I contact in order to find out where my car is?
12. Are permits available for those who live or work in Downtown Amherst?
13. Where can I try parking if I am having trouble finding a spot?