Monthly Archives : December 2012


Winter Safety Tips

Winter is here! Snow storms, ice and bitter winds will be making commutes more complicated and frustrating in the city. But the PPA and Philadelphia Streets Department are here to help. In the case of a snow emergency - certain routes, listed here, will be used as main routes for traffic
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Holiday Parking Enforcement

There will be no parking enforcement from 1pm Christmas Eve (12/24) until midnight Christmas Day (12/25). Also, there will be no parking enforcement from 2pm New Year's Eve (12/31) until midnight New Year's Day (1/1/13). In observance of the holidays, our main office and call center will also be closed. Happy Holidays!  
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Santa’s Express 2012

The Philadelphia Parking Authority's Annual Santa's Express will depart the PPA's HQ's located at 3101 Market Street in Philadelphia tomorrow (Thursday) morning - December 20, 2011 at 7:30 AM. Since 2004, PPA employees have been volunteering to raise money for food, toys and clothing to bring some holiday cheer to those
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5 Star Airport Employee Award

Congratulations, Ms. Pamela Duncan As part of the Philadelphia Airport's "Just Plane Fun Summer Customer Appreciation Program", the Philadelphia Convention and Visitors Bureau and Philadelphia International Airport recognized five PHL employees with Five Star Awards for outstanding customer service. Mangers of the badged Airport employees and and tenants are asked to nominate
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Four-wheel Drive: Can It Really Go Anywhere?

It seems that this driver was testing out the four-wheel drive feature of their SUV. Something tells me that driving on air conditioning generators turned out to be challenging terrain. Or perhaps this is an extreme game of hide-and-go-seek with a car. The owner is rounding the corner in search of
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