City of Detroit metered parking

Parking Meter

Park Detroit Zone Parking Sign

Wayne State University has the privilege of being located in Detroit's Midtown area. All parking spaces on Detroit's streets are managed by the Detroit Municipal Parking Department. Wayne State University Parking and Transportation Services does not issue tickets for expired meters on the city's streets or regulate the rules for these meters (i.e. the meters pictured).

Concerns/complaints can be addressed to the City of Detroit Municipal Parking Department, open Mon-Fri, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

  • For broken meter/meter complaint, call 313-925-7860.
  • For personnel complaints and other, call 313-963-9630.

When calling, press 1 and then 0 to talk to a person.

For more information about parking in Detroit, head to the city's website.

For more information about the city of Detroit's new PAY-BY-PLATE on street parking system which allows drivers more options to pay for spots by using technology tied to their license plates, click on the following link