Effective Monday, October 16th, 2023, important changes will be made to the contractor parking permit program:


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The Philadelphia Parking Authority

Provides residents, businesses, and visitors to Philadelphia with comprehensive parking management services. The mission of the Philadelphia Parking Authority is to contribute to the economic vitality of Philadelphia and the surrounding region by effectively managing and providing convenient parking on the street, at the airport, and in garages and lots; effectively operating a system of red-light and speed camera enforcement; regulating taxicabs, limousines and transportation network companies; and other transportation-related activities.

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Bids & Solicitations

Bid No. 23-17 Selective Structural Repairs at Fashion District

This opportunity is being issued by the Parking Authority (the “Authority”), a body corporate and politic created under the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in accordance with the Act of June 19, 2001, P.L. 287, No. 22, as amended, known as the “Parking Authority Law”. The Authority intends to engage a single prime contractor […]

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Regular Board Meeting: September 2023

The Authority’s Regular Board Meeting scheduled for 10:00 a.m. on September 19, 2023, will be held in person at PPA Headquarters and virtually via Microsoft Teams webinar. You may register to attend the Board meeting virtually HERE. Anyone wishing to make comment at the Regular Board Meeting via the Webinar must contact Kelly Quinn at […]

PPA At Work

Executive Director, Rich Lazer, Sits Down with KYW’s Bridging Philly to Discuss the PPA’s Quality of Life Initiatives

FROM LEFT:  KYW’s Racquel Williams, PPA Executive Director Rich Lazer, and Philly 3.0’s Engagement Director John Geeting Last week Bridging Philly invited the Philadelphia Parking Authority to discuss its multiple quality-of-life and public safety initiatives, including: Automate Speed Enforcement Cameras ‘Ghost Car’ Enforcement Abandoned Vehicle Enforcement Bike Lane Enforcement Neighborhood Truck Parking Enforcement    

Board Meeting round-up

September 2023: Regular Board Meeting

On Tuesday, September 19th, 2023, the Philadelphia Parking Authority’s Board met for its regular board meeting. The meeting agenda, along with the Board approved motions, can be found below: