COLUMBIA, S.C. (WIS) - The City of Columbia has announced that the Lincoln Street Parking garage will be closed to the public effective immediately.
Officials say the garage will remain closed to the public until further notice.
The garage is directly across the street from the Columbia Police Department Headquarters.
Street parking in a two-block radius of CPD headquarters will also be blocked off.
Those who have monthly parking permits for the Lincoln Street garage are urged to use visitor parking at the Park Street garage, or any parking meter located outside of that two-block radius from headquarters.
Monthly parkers will not be subject to timed/paid parking violations.
The City of Columbia and Parking Services apologized for any inconveniences this may cause but they say safety is their top priority.
People with questions may contact Parking Services at 803-545-4015 or email ParkingServices@columbiasc.gov.