The City of New Britain is offering free two-hour parking in the downtown area for holiday shoppers.
Meter fees will be suspended starting Tuesday on Main Street, West Main Street, Arch Street and the Badolato parking garage. The Szczesny garage is also available for holiday parking. Regular rates return on 7 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 26.
The Blogoslawski/courthouse parking garage is not included and will still charge regular rates during this period.
There is a two-hour limit on parking and vehicles left longer are subject to ticket and/or towing at the owner’s expense.