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The following are the four Residential Parking Districts in the City of Portsmouth:

  • Olde Towne
  • Olde Towne South
  • Southside
  • Glensheallah

These districts have restrictions that apply to vehicles not bearing a district decal or guest pass. The restrictions are posted at the entrances to each district and in various other locations throughout the district.

District decal for your vehicle may be purchased from the City Treasurer’s Office in City Hall at 801 Crawford Street. Decals cost $3.00 each and are valid to June 30th of each year. You will need to bring with you proof of residency or ownership (or of employment at a business in the district) and vehicle registration.

Temporary guest passes can be obtained from the Portsmouth Parking Authority Customer Service Office in the Middle Street Parking Garage. Office Hours: 9:30 A.M. to Noon and 1:00 P.M. to 4:30 P.M., Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday; 1:00 P.M. to 4:30 P.M., Wednesday.

For questions or concerns, contact the Parking Authority office at (757) 393-8800.






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