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Free parking near Channelside extended through March


Visitors to Tampa’s Channel District will continue to have access to free parking at the nearby Garrison Street surface lot.

The Tampa Port Authority announced today it is extending the free parking at the lot, to the west of the Channelside complex on Garrison Street, through March 30.

The free parking is only limiited to evenings designated as event nights, according to a news release, and overnight parking will continue to be prohibited.

Tampa Port Authority officials cited the economic benefit derived by Channelside business as a reason for the decision.