PARKING METER HOURS IN CITY OF CAPE MAY
With the following exceptions, parking meters are in effect April 1 to October 31, every day, from 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM. All meters are 25 cents per ten minutes and stand-alone meters only accept quarters or Parkmobile. Multi-meters also accept credit cards and Parkmobile. Change is available from several businesses and at beach tag sales booths, during the beach season. The City provides a five (5) minute grace period on all meters, before an overtime violation occurs.
The following streets are $2.00 an hour (effective May 14, 2019):
Jackson Street Parking Lot
S. Lafayette Street
600 block Washington Street
500 block Hughes Street
500 block Columbia Street
Metered Parking 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. ($1.50 an hour)
All meters east of Philadelphia Avenue (Reading Ave, Trenton Ave & Beach Ave)
Metered Parking 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. ($1.50 an hour)
Mt. Vernon Avenue
Three Hour Time Limit Metered Parking 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. ($1.50 an hour)
Welcome Center Parking Lot
The Following areas in the vicinity of the Washington Street Mall will be active from April 1 to December 31.
Carpenters Lane from Perry St. to Ocean St.
Lyle Lane from Decatur St. to Perry St.
Mansion St. from Jackson St. to Perry St.
Welcome Center Lots 1,2,3, a portion of lot 34 at the intersection of Broad and Elmira St. & angled parking on block 1060 lot 4.02 located on the northside of the Welcome Center.
Free Parking Locations
Free parking is available at the Cape May Elementary School located at the intersection of Lafayette Street and Madison Avenue Saturday and Sunday while school is in session and daily during the summer break till 11:00PM, there is to be NO OVERNIGHT PARKING.
SOME HELPFUL LINKS BELOW
NJMCdirect - Pay your traffic ticket online
Handicap Parking Regulations - Ordinance 240-2011