PORTLAND, Maine — Several parking changes are coming to Portland in an effort to reduce the number of times residents have to move their cars.

New signs are going up in the peninsula and Nathan Clifford neighborhoods.

Right now, parking is restricted on one side of every street, once per week. The new restrictions change that to once every two weeks.

All the new signs should be installed by the end of the month.

Below are the restrictions from the city of Portland:

Area descriptions

1. West End/ Cemetery

2. Arts/ Civic Center

3. Old Port/Commercial Street

4. Munjoy South Side

5. West End/ Hadlock

6. Parkside

7. Bayside/ City Hall

8. Munjoy North/ Bayside

9. USM (Nathan Clifford section only)

Tuesday morning: Areas 1, 2* and portions of 4, 8

Parking will be prohibited on the odd side of the street from 12:01 to 7 a.m. on the first and third Tuesdays of the month*.

Parking will be prohibited on the even side of the street from 12:01 to 7 a.m. on the second and fourth Tuesdays*.

Tuesday daytime: Areas 4 and 8 (East End)

Parking will be prohibited on the odd side of the street from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the first and third Tuesdays of the month. Parking will be prohibited on the even side of the street from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the second and fourth Tuesdays.

Wednesday morning: Areas 5, 6, 7, 9

Parking will be prohibited on the odd side of the street from 12:01 to 7 a.m. on the first and third Wednesdays of the month*. Parking will be prohibited on the even side of the street from 12:01 to 7 a.m. the second and fourth Wednesdays*.

*No enforcement the fifth week of the month.

Exceptions

Area 3 Old Port

Parking will remain prohibited on the even side of the street Every Week from 11:30 p.m. Sunday through 7 a.m. Monday. Parking will remain prohibited on the odd side of the street every week from 11:30 p.m. Tuesday through 7 a.m. Wednesday in Area 3.

Parkside

Parkside Thursday daytime parking restrictions will remain unchanged. Parking will remain prohibited on the odd side of the street from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the first and third Thursdays of the month. Parking will be prohibited on the even side of the street from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the second and fourth Thursdays of the month.