Following the closure of the Buchanan Street Garage, alternative on-street parking will be reserved for early voters.
Designated on-street parking will be clearly marked specifically for the purposes of early voting in the following areas (see attached map):
- W. Convent St. between Buchanan St. and Lafayette St. (across from First Baptist School)
- Lafayette St. between Convent St. and Barry St. (across from First Baptist School and in front of the Alexandre Mouton House)
LCG says that designated parking spots are intended for short-term parking for early voters only and will be clearly marked with signs indicating as such. All other on-street or surface lot parking is subject to normal designations and/or restrictions as marked.
These designated parking spots will only be available during early voting October 23-28.
Early voting in Lafayette Parish is held at the office of the Registrar of Voters located at 1010 Lafayette St.in Lafayette. Early voting is from Tuesday, October 23 through Tuesday, October 30 –except Sunday, October 28 – from 8:30 a.m. – 6 p.m. each day.