SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – Thursday, Sacramento’s city council will vote on a plan to raise parking rates around the new Kings arena, but only during big events.
The city says drivers can expect a surge in parking rates in downtown Sacramento around Golden 1 Center.READ MORE: 'Both Benefit And Hazard': California Braces For Arrival Of Atmospheric River On Sunday
The city is paving the way for dynamic pricing at parking meters – which means when big events happen, the meters will charge you more for parking.READ MORE: Icy Roads Along Carson Pass Cause Spin-Outs, CHP Says Drive Carefully
“You can slowly see the buildup of cars parking on the street. Usually we can just come in and park and do our walk and get on with our life, but now we’re finding it more difficult to find parking – and if we have to pay for that I’m going to be really mad,” said resident Danny Chuong.MORE NEWS: Man Convicted Of Murder, Child Abuse In 2018 Death Of Stockton 2-Year-Old
Organizers expect around 200 new events at the Golden 1 Center.