Monthly Archives : February 2012


Flower Show

We are less than 5 days from the Philadelphia Flower Show! We will be enjoying a week long of festivities around this year's theme ~ Hawaii: Islands of Aloha The Show is filled with fabulous shopping, exhibits, attractions and more for your garden, home, and family.  Not only is this a
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Avoid Unwarranted Tickets When Using The Kiosk

Here's a quick video from PPA Senior Director of Administration and Strategic Planning, Sue Cornell. She explains how to use our kiosks and what to do if you get an unwarranted ticket. For more tips, updates & resources Connect with us on Facebook and Twitter.
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Taxi Cabs Required To Accept Credit Card Payment

The Authority has received several complaints about taxicab drivers who have refused to accept credit card payments for fares of less than $10.00.  There is no law or regulation that permits a Philadelphia taxicab driver to refuse to accept credit card payments, regardless of the amount of the fare.   The
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Public Hearing on Wheelchair Accessible Taxis

PHILADELPHIA PARKING AUTHORITY TO HOLD PUBLIC HEARING ON REGULATION REQUIRING WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBLE TAXI CABS   (PHILADELPHIA) -- As a precursor to the state agency rule making requirements, the Philadelphia Parking Authority (PPA) will hold a public hearing on Wednesday – February 15, 2012 at 10:00 AM at the Pennsylvania Convention Center
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Valentine’s Day is just around the corner!

Don’t wait until the last minute, why not visit Jeweler’s Row and start your shopping now?   While you are looking for that perfect gift for your special someone on Jeweler’s Row, take advantage of our great rates at our 8th and Chestnut Street lot, located at 801 Chestnut Street.   Early Bird Special-
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