Parking fees near Manitou Incline and Barr Trail increasing

Barr Trail / FOX21 News file photo
Barr Trail / FOX21 News file photo

MANITOU SPRINGS, Colo. — It’s going to cost you more to park near the Incline in Manitou Springs.

Manitou City Council has voted 5-2 to increase parking costs.

According to The Gazette, parking at the Barr Trail lot will now be $20 a day up from $10.

Ruxton Avenue metered parking will be $10 an hour from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.

The increase comes in the hopes of reducing traffic on the residential road.

The council also approved increased violation tickets of $70, $100 and $150 for first, second and third-time offenders.

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