Parking Information

Parking in the Borough of Carlisle covers kiosks and meters in the downtown area, the surface parking lots featuring leased spaces, the parking garage on W. Pomfret Street, and on-street parking throughout the areas outside of downtown Carlisle.

Kiosk and metered parking is enforced in the Borough of Carlisle Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM -4:00 PM.

Downtown Parking:
Parking in downtown Carlisle is divided into two zones; Zone 1 and Zone 2. Signage in the area and on the meters and kiosks will tell you what zone you are in.

Zone 1 consists of the parking kiosks. They are located within a two-block area from the square. The kiosks accept coins, credit cards, the Flowbird App, and Text to Pay.

Zone 2 consists of the gold parking meters placed further from the square. These meters accept quarters, the Flowbird App, and Text to Pay. These meters are designed for individuals who work downtown or who will be visiting the whole day.

Zone 1 Parking Rate
Coin Rate:
  • $0.05 = 4 minutes
  • $0.10 = 8 minutes
  • $0.15 = 12 minutes
  • $0.35 = 28 minutes
  • $0.75 = 1 hour

Credit Card Rate:
  • $1.15/hour
  • One-hour minimum
  • If you use the app or Pay by Text you will incur an additional separate vendor processing fee of $0.35/transaction fee.

Zone 2 Parking Rate:
Coin Rate:

  • $0.25/hour
  • One-hour minimum

Credit Card Rate:

  • $0.70/first hour; $0.25/each additional hour
  • One-hour minimum
  • The Flowbird app and Pay by Text charge an additional vendor processing fee of $0.35/transaction.


Parking Ticket Information

The Borough of Carlisle does not enforce parking meters and “No Parking” on the following days/holidays in 2024:

  • Saturdays and Sundays
  • New Year's Day (January 1)
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (January 15)
  • President’s Day (February 19)
  • Memorial Day (May 27)
  • Juneteenth (June 19)
  • Independence Day (July 4)
  • Labor Day (September 2)
  • Veteran’s Day (November 11)
  • Thanksgiving Day (November 28)
  • Day after Thanksgiving (November 29)
  • Christmas Eve (December 24)
  • Christmas (December 25)

Please note – Columbus Day is not a Borough Holiday. Tickets will be issued to all vehicles that are in violation of Borough code.

Street Sweeping Schedule

Carlisle Borough 53 West South Street + 717 249 4422 Mon-Fri: 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM