Parking Commission

Established by ORDINANCE 14-2015-16 (September 3, 2015); 5 members (must be resident of city at least one year); 2-year term


  • Andrea Herrera        
    • Sept. 2020 – Aug. 2022
  •   Andy Kean      
    • Sept. 2021 – Aug. 2023
  •   David Shelton  
    • Sept. 2021 – Aug. 2023
  • Ryan Bowie    
    • Sept. 2020 – Aug. 2022
  • Councilperson Wanda Smith  
    • January 2022- Aug. 2024


The Mission of the Clarksville Parking Commission is to provide, maintain and operate adequate, high-quality, customer-focused public parking and encourage economic growth for the benefit of the residents, businesses and visitors of Clarksville.

Responsible for the operation and management of city-owned on and off-street parking facilities. Meter maintenance, construction parking permits, hang-tag applications.

meter Parking Downtown

 A payment of 25 cents is required to activate the meter; this payment will get you 15 minutes of parking PLUS one courtesy hour. It is then $2 for each additional hour up to 4 hours (increased from the previous 3 hours limit). On-street metered spaces remain free after 5 pm on weekdays and all day Saturday and Sunday. 


Are available in the surface lot outside of the historic court house located at: 2nd and Commerce Street Clarksville, TN 37040

Parking kiosk ACCEPTS

  • Visa/Mastercard
  • U.S.$1.00, $0.25, $0.10 and $0.05

2022 Objectives

  • Address facility cleanliness and preventative maintenance
  • Increase number full time parking employees
  • Incorporate food truck events to downtown 
  • Modernize all parking equipment and technology   
  • Pinpoint an area for a new parking garage
  • Develop a long term parking plan, identifying anticipated growth and additional parking needs
  • Evaluate enforcement software
  • Reframing rates and contracts

Meeting Documents

To view please visit the City Clerk's office located at: 1 Public Square, Clarksville TN 37040