Permits for sale at former Penticton Greyhound depot turned into parking lot

Permits for parking spots in the newly created parking lot at 307 Ellis St. now are on sale

Permits for parking spots in the newly created parking lot at 307 Ellis St., the site of the former Greyhound bus station, go on sale today.

Downtown motorists seeking a place to park their car daily have an additional option to consider with the sale of the permits.

READ MORE: Penticton Greyhound bus depot to become parking lot

“Those wishing to secure parking space at this location can do so when permits go on sale June 17 at a cost of $283.50 for a period of six months, July through December or $47.35 for one month,” said bylaw supervisor, Tina Siebert. “To get your permit, please speak with a cashier at City Hall.”

The city purchased the lot in December 2018 for $1.2 million. It is designed to contain 55 parking stalls. It also accommodates electric vehicles and bicycles, with bike lockers and racks.

The new parking lot will be open for all motorists on July 1. Pay parking runs Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and will be open to the public on evenings and weekends, similar to the other long-term parking along Ellis Street.

To report a typo, email:


Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

Just Posted

Penticton WorkBC all-access centre officially opens

Human component an important part of the all-access WorkBC Centre officially opened Wednesday

Fortify Conference returns to Penticton Nov. 19

The conference is for anyone in the brewing, distilling or fermenting industry

VIDEO: Penticton man shares footage of alleged attempted mail thief

The video shows a woman walking up his sidewalk, checking the mailbox at 1 a.m. on Wednesday

Athlete of the Week: Harjas Bansoota

Harjas Bansoota plays on hockey for the Elite 15 Okanagan Hockey Academy

Summerland winery hosts workshop on agriculture sustainability

Okanagan Crush Pad hosts the workshop On-Farm Sustainable Practices and Knowledge-Sharing

VIDEO: Canadian allergists’ group wants Benadryl behind the counter due to side effects

Some doctors say the medication is over-used because of its easy availability

Community uses loophole to paint 16 rainbow crosswalks after B.C. council says no

So far 11 rainbows are painted and five planned, all since council denied the first proposal in September

Workers’ camp at LNG facility in Kitimat takes shape

Extensive worker camp now being assembled

Former B.C. youth pastor guilty on one of five sexual assault allegations

Judge cites reasonable doubt in finding Cloverdale couple not guilty of majority of charges

238 and counting: Vancouver gelato shop sets Guinness World record for most flavours

Vince Misceo has come up with 588 different flavours over the decades

Salmon Arm pilot takes part in Remembrance Day flyovers

Hamilton McClymont and other pilots pay aerial tribute at several North Okanagan-Shuswap ceremonies

Killer who fled to Taiwan day after shooting B.C. man over $80 sentenced 13 years later

The sentence comes 13 years after Shaoxin Zhang, 19, was killed in a Burnaby parking lot

Four hunters found safe after getting stuck near Big White

Two adults and two children became stranded after their truck got stuck in washout

Students, staff glad to be back at Shuswap elementary school

Operations resume at Sicamous’ Parkview Elementary after a seven-week closure due to a musty smell

Most Read