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Last Updated: 2020-11-24

Richmond's Carver neighborhood has limited parking for residents therefore, parking without a permit on designated residential streets in the Carver District is restricted to residents of the District and guests of the residents (with a temporary permit or an annual visitors pass). The permit helps to ensure that residents of densely populated areas have reasonable access to parking near their residences. Cars parked in violation will be ticketed and possibly towed.

Regulation: One and two Hour Parking, 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m. (Midnight), Monday thru Saturday, except by Permit.

Carver Addresses which qualify for permits

Street Name Side of Street Blocks Address Range
Bowe St East 1 715
Catherine St North 3 700-730, 802-822, 1110-1134
Catherine St South 6 701-731, 801-821, 901-929, 1001-1019, 1109-1117, 1203-1217
Clay St (W) North 8 700-726, 800-818, 900-922, 1000-1018, 1100-1120, 1200-1220, 1300-1322, 1400-1430
Clay St (W) South 7 701-727, 801-815, 901-935, 1009-1021, 1101-1125, 1301-1335, 1401-1427
Gilmer St West 1 402-408
Gilmer St East 2 405-423, 507-509
Hancock St (N) East 3 402 - 418, 500 - 516, 600-614
Hancock St (N) West 3 401 - 423, 501 - 519, 601-609
Harrison St (N) West 1 810 - 818
Harrison St (N) East 2 703, 801 - 819
Kinney St East 2 801-819, 901-917
Kinney St West 1 710-714,900-908
Leigh St (W) South 4 901-937, 1001-1025, 1201-1217, 1401-1425
Marshall St (W) North 3 800-812, 1000-1020, 1100-1130
Munford St West 1 404-410

Permit Requirements

The following documents enable residents and property owners of the Carver District to provide the necessary information to apply for a Restricted Residential Parking Permit.

image: Carver Parking Permit

Carver Restricted Parking

    These permits expire December 31, 2021

Restricted Parking Permits

  • No more than three per household
  • Permit Fee - $25 (permits are not pro-rated)
  • Expiration date – December 31

Courtesy Permits

  • Courtesy Permit Fee - $10 each
  • Expire 10 days from date of issuance
  • May only be purchased by someone owning a valid Carver parking permit

Annual Visitor's pass

  • Annual Visitor's Pass Fee - $35 each
  • Home owners are limited to two per household
  • Must be purchased at the same time as the Carver District Parking Decal
  • Expires at same time as the restricted parking permit - June 30
  • Are non-replaceable
  • Must be a resident property owner and must have an annual permit

Parking without a Permit

Parking in the Carver District without a permit is limited to 1 hour from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m., Monday – Saturday. A Carver District Parking Decal is required to park in excess of 1 hour during these times.

Replacement of Carver District Parking Decals

A decal purchased for a vehicle that was sold or otherwise disposed of by the owner may be purchased for $1, with verification of the original decal purchase and vehicle information from the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV).

Replacement of Lost or Stolen Decals

Decals that are lost or stolen may also be replaced for $1. In these instances, the owner of the vehicle must provide the Department of Public Works, either a signed affidavit that the decal was lost or a copy of a police report indicating the decal was stolen. Carver District parking decals can be obtained at the following City facility:

Department of Public Works Parking Division
City Hall
900 E. Broad Street, Room 102
Richmond, VA 23219

Monday through Friday between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.

Carver District - Frequently Asked Questions

When does my Carver Parking Permit expire?

The Carver Parking Permit expires on December 31.

Contact Information:

City of Richmond
900 E. Broad St.
Richmond, VA
23219 USA
804.646.5700 (RVA311 Call Center)


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