International Bridges

Parking Meters

The City of El Paso, International Bridges Department manages the over 1,700 on-street parking meters city-wide. The majority of parking meters are located downtown, with some also located in the Cincinnati Uptown district.

Operational Hours

Downtown*: Mondays - Saturdays | 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Uptown: Mondays - Saturdays | 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 a.m.
*Meters on Coldwell Street operate 24/7

Payment Options

  • Quarters
  • Dollar Coins
  • Credit Cards : Master Card or Visa
  • Park 915 (Pay by cell phone app)

NOTE: By default all credit card payments will automatically charge $1.00 for the first 1 hour of time.


Meter Rates

$0.25 15 minutes
$0.50 30 minutes
$1.00 1 hour
$0.45 Convenience fee.
Per session, for payment by cell phone app
$0.03 Service charge for credit card payments

City Designated Holidays

No need to feed the meter on Sundays and these official City Holidays:

  • New Year’s Day
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Juneteenth
  • Independence Day (July 4th)
  • Labor Day
  • Veteran’s Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day

Additional Information

  • Destination El Paso Garages: Glory Road, Union Plaza Transit Terminal, and Convention Center Garage soon available on the Park 915 reservation tab. Pay for your parking ahead time for that special event or game.
  • City Hall- All parking meters are Free on Tuesdays on the north side of 500, 600, and 700 Mills.
  • Meters on the 200 and 300 block of Cincinnati are 2 hour max time limit from 8 am to 6 pm daily and then are 4 hour meters after 6 pm daily.

Park 915 - Pay by Cell Phone App Instructions

  1. Download the App on your Apple» or Android» device
  2. Create your account
  3. Add a payment method
  4. Find a parking spot on the interactive map or in person
  5. Enter Zone & Space # on meter decals or select pindrop on map & enter space #
  6. Select Duration of time
  7. Monitor sessions & extend time remotely if needed
  8. The Park 915 App customer support team can be accessed 24/7 by calling 1 (877) 727-5457 and is also bilingual.

Malfunctioning Parking Meter

All efforts are made to ensure that all parking meters are working properly however, if you see a malfunctioning or broken parking meter, it would be most helpful to report it to the International Bridges Parking Division office at (915) 212-7500 during office hours, Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. or call 311 during extended hours or submit the following information through the website or 311 app:

If a parking meter fails to provide the proper time, please relocate to a working parking meter.

Parking Meter Service Supervisor
Email: [email protected]