City of Richmond announces parking restrictions for Tuesday’s elections

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RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Special on-street parking restrictions near polling locations will be in place on Tuesday, November 6, to accommodate chief election officers, those working the polls on Election Day and for voters in some areas. 

Parking will be prohibited in the following areas from 5 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Tuesday:

-Three parking meters/pay stations on the west side of the Main Library (Election Officer placard must be displayed)
-All parking meters/pay stations on 9th and10th streets between Broad and Marshall streets (Election Officer placard must be displayed)
-All parking meters/pay stations on the north side of Marshall Street between 9th and 10th streets (Election Officer placard must be displayed)
-Three parking meters/pay stations on the south side of Grace Street near 1025 Grace Street (Dominion Place), which is a polling location (Election Officer placard must be displayed)
-The north side of Palmyra Avenue will be designated for voters and election officers only
-All parking on the north side of Main Street between North Cherry and North Harrison streets will be designated for voters and election officers only
-All parking on the west side of North Cherry Street between West Main Street and Floyd Avenue will be designated for voters and election officers only
-All parking on the east side of Beaufont Hills Drive between LaCorolla Avenue and Lamar Drive will be designated for voters and election officers only
-Area of Tuckahoe Boulevard near sidewalk to handicap access ramp at St. Giles Church, 5200 Grove Ave.

All parking meters/pay stations around City Hall, as described above, will remain restricted on Wednesday, November 7, from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.

The city says towing and ticketing of unauthorized vehicles will be enforced while the parking restrictions are in place.

All restricted meters and locations will be marked accordingly. Voters are encouraged to pay attention to all signage.

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