The Montgomery County Council approved a parking rate increase in Silver Spring and North Bethesda parking lots, garages and at meters as part of the fiscal year 2013 budget approved in May.
The rates will be:
• Short term parking rates for the first four hours will increase from 75-cents an hour to $1 an hour.
• Long term parking rates for more than four hours will increase from 60-cents an hour to 65-cents an hour.
• The monthly parking convenience sticker will increase from $113 to $123.
For additional information on parking rates and options in North Bethesda, Silver Spring or the other County parking lot districts, visit the Division of Parking Management’s website at www.montgomerycountymd.gov/parking or call 311.
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