The City of Albany has approved a residential parking permit system for Center Square (Zone A), which includes Willett Street, State Street, Chestnut Street, Lancaster Street, Jay Street, Hudson Avenue, Hamilton Street, and Madison Avenue, among other blocks. Just when you thought you couldn’t have it all at 352 State Street, now you do.

For $25 the City of Albany will issue permits to the residents of Center Square for exclusive on street parking between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. during the week. Only residents with a permit will be allowed to park on State Street and the surrounding blocks. Click the image below to enlarge the Zone A map of the permitted streets in Center Square, Albany 12210.

In addition, there is a garage on Lancaster between Lark and Dove streets and one on the corner of Lark and Washington Avenue. The garage parking runs around $250/mo. The Lancaster garage also offers a $99/mo nights and weekend parking option. There are some lots available within this same two block radius ranging from $40/mo to $175/mo.