For immediate release: June 24, 2005
College Park-U of Md Metrorail station parking garage opens Saturday, June 25
The College Park parking facility features 1,345 spaces on six-levels of parking. The new parking structure was built over the original Kiss & Ride surface lot.
Funding for the construction of the $17.3 million parking structure came from bond proceeds, temporary parking funds, and parking surcharges.
Parking at Metro-operated parking lots is free on weekends and holidays. The weekday rate at the College Park facility is $3.50. Customers must use their SmarTrip cards to pay the parking fees.