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On April 5. 2010 Harvard Square parking meter hours will be extended.  The new hours the parking meters are in effect are 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM where signed.

The City has increased parking meter rates. The new rates are as follows:

  • $.25 cents for 15 minutes
  • $.50 for 30 minutes
  • $.75 cents for 45 minutes
  • $ 1.00 for an hour
  • $2.00 for 2 hours

Always remember to read the signs in the area.  The time limit and hours are posted on the signs.

Pay and Display meter rates may vary depending on location.

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