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From community events to dining, entertainment, shopping, and family-friendly activities, Cedar Falls has it all! To help you enjoy everything our city offers, we offer a wide variety of parking options so you can explore some of our most popular destinations.


The historic Cedar Falls downtown district is home to a wide array of locally-owned shops, unique restaurants, and a thriving nightlife plus year-round events for all ages.

Parking: The downtown district parking options include 15 minute, 2 hour, 3 hour, and 24 hour (overnight) parking. Free on-street parking is also available. To view downtown parking maps, click here.

Parking Enforcement Hours: Monday – Saturday, 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Public Electric Vehicle Charging Station: A dual-port Level 2 charger is located on West Second Street (across from City Hall). The charger is compatible with most electric vehicles. Learn more at

Learn more about parking in downtown Cedar Falls.

College Hill

Adjacent to the University of Northern Iowa, the College Hill district boasts unique and innovative recreational, educational, retail, entertainment and cultural activities.

Parking: College Hill offers 15 minute, 1 hour, 2 hour, and metered parking spots (up to 10 hours). To view the College Hill parking map, click here.

Parking Enforcement Hours: Monday – Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Learn more about parking in the College Hill district.

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