Street Maintenance Signs and Overnight Parking

In order to perform necessary and ongoing street maintenance activities such as sweeping, catch basin cleaning, snow plowing, and removal, the city has instituted overnight parking restrictions.

On the Peninsula Which Includes Downtown and also nathan clifford area



These restrictions are in effect from October 1st thru May 31st, except for area 3, The Old Port, where they are enforced year round.

On the peninsula and the downtown area of Portland, overnight parking is specified by street signs. Street maintenance such as sweeping, catch basin cleaning, snow removal, etc., is normally done during this time (12:01 a.m. to 7 a.m.) Look for the red and white signs posted every 250' to avoid being ticketed and/or towed.

Note: The exception being from 10:00AM a.m. 2:00PM Tuesdays on the East End, and from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursdays, in parts of the Parkside and Bayside Neighborhoods. Please, look for the red and white signs posted every 250'.

STREET MAINTENANCE PARKING RESTRICTIONS BY AREA
Street Maintenance Parking Restrictions

Area Descriptions
1. West End/ Cemetery
2. Arts/ Civic Center
3. Old Port/Commercial St.
4. Munjoy South Side
5. West End/ Hadlock
6. Parkside
7. Bayside/ City Hall
8. Munjoy North/ Bayside
9. USM (Nathan Clifford section only)

The following restrictions are in effect from October 1st thru May 31st, except for area 3, The Old Port, where they are enforced year round. 

No Vehicle may stay in the same space for more than ten consecetive days.


TUESDAY 12:01 AM (Monday night) Areas 1, 2*, & portion of 4, 8
Starting at 12:01AM Tuesday, parking is prohibited on the odd side of the street on the 1st & 3rd Tuesday of the month*, from 12:01AM- 7:00AM, and parking is prohibited on the even side of the street on the 2nd & 4th Tuesday* from 12:01AM- 7:00AM.

TUESDAY Areas 4 & 8 (East End) daytime
Parking is prohibited on the odd side of the street on the 1st & 3rd Tuesday of the month from 10:00AM to 2:00PM, and parking is prohibited on the even side of the street on the 2nd & 4th from 10:00AM to 2:00PM.

WEDNESDAY 12:01 AM (Tuesday night) Areas 5, 6, 7, 9
Starting at 12:01AM Wednesday, parking is prohibited on the odd side of the street on the 1st & 3rd Wednesday of the month*, from 12:01AM- 7:00AM, and parking is prohibited on the even side of the street the 2nd & 4th Wednesday* from 12:01AM- 7:00AM.

*NO Enforcement if there is a 5th Week of the month

AREA 3 Old Port
Parking is prohibited on the odd side of the street Every Week from 11:30PM Sunday Through 7:00AM Monday and parking is prohibited on the even side of the street Every Week from 11:30PM Tuesday Through 7:00AM Wednesday.

THURSDAY parts of PARKSIDE & BAYSIDE daytime
Parking is prohibited on the odd side of the street on the 1st & 3rd Thursday of the month from 10:00AM to 2:00PM and parking is prohibited on the even side of the street on the 2nd & 4th Thursday of the month from 10:00AM to 2:00PM.