How many times have you driven by this lot on West Franklin Street and thought - if only I could park THERE? Well, now you can! This is now a public parking lot right smack-dab in the heart of the West End.
The lot at 427 W. Franklin Street is between Lantern Restaurant and The Courtyard. The parking lot provides 48 new spaces to make it even easier to find parking in downtown Chapel Hill.
Parking spaces will cost $1.25 per hour, with a four-hour limit, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Saturday.This lot houses a new parking pay station meter with the ease of credit card use.