Wake County offers public parking at the Wake County Parking Deck for visitors to the Wake County Justice Center, Courthouse, Waverly F. Akins Office Building, and the John H. Baker Jr. Public Safety Center.

The Wake County parking deck is located at 216 W. Cabarrus St., on the corners of Davie, McDowell and Cabarrus streets. The nine-level deck (P1 through P9) has two entrances and three exits. Vehicular entrances are located on Cabarrus and Davie streets. Deck is operated by McLaurin Parking. View directions.

Accessible parking is found on levels P1 thru P4. Accessible Van parking is found only on Level P2 and is accessed only from the Cabarrus Street Entry/Exit. Clearance signage is posted.

Hours

Open 24 hours/7 days a week. Attendant on duty from 6:30 a.m.–9 p.m., Monday–Friday.

Payment options

  • Pay the attendant: Cash, debit & credit cards are accepted; checks are not accepted.
  • Pay-on-Foot: To ease the line when exiting the deck, the visiting public will be reminded to keep their parking ticket and pay at one of our pay-on-foot systems. For convenience, these machines are located in both McDowell Street lobbies. Cash, debit and credit cards are accepted.
  • Pay in Lane: Credit and debit cards are accepted at these units located at all exits. Cash is not accepted at these locations.