Patch Poll: Paid Parking in Downtown Summit
Since Jan. 14, residents and visitors are required to pay for parking in the DeForest Avenue lots. Are you in favor of it? Below, please take our poll and share your thoughts.
It's been more than two weeks since the new paid parking system in Downtown Summit was unveiled and put into effect.
Fees are now required in the parking lots on DeForest Avenue, Monday through Saturday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. But parking is free after 6 p.m., on Sundays and on parking holidays, according to the city's website.
In an article published on Jan. 14, Patch listed all of the details surrounding the new paid parking system, including how the system came to fruition, the price per hour, and how to pay for parking. Several residents voiced their opposition to the paid parking system, while a few others were in favor of it.
So, are you in favor of the parking system? Why? Please take our poll and feel free to share your thoughts in the comments section below.