Dubuque offering free downtown parking for Black Friday-Small Business Sat.

City of Dubuque officials will provide free downtown parking over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. Parking meter, lot and ramp violations will not be enforced through Sunday. Nov. 27. The free downtown parking is aimed at encouraging residents to do their holiday shoping at local businesses, including Black Friday and Small Business Saturday, a press release states. City officials are also asking residents who use free parking over the weekend or make trips downtown to complete a survey at cityofdubuque.org to offer feedback on the development of a new smart parking and mobility App.