The Philadelphia Parking Authority came about in January 1950, after a city ordinance was enacted. The ordinance gave the PPA the task of providing adequate parking services for the residents, businesses and visitors of Philadelphia. But, there were decades of automobile inventions that led to the necessity of the PPA.
With over 2,500 miles of streets in Philadelphia, and services from the Philadelphia Parking Authority like garages, lots and metered parking, you’d think it would be easy to find a parking spot. If you’ve ever driven in Philadelphia, you know that’s not always the case. With an influx of restaurants, events,
Who: The Philadelphia Parking Authority What: Open House to unveil the design concept for the 8th and Filbert Street Garage - Transformation Project When: Thursday, May 30, 2013 from 5:00PM to 8:00PM Where: Independence Visitor's
Attached is the Fiscal Year 2014 Fee Schedule for taxicab and limousine service providers regulated by the Philadelphia Parking Authority Taxicab and Limousine Division. THE 2014 FEE SCHEDULE GOES INTO EFFECT ON JULY 1, 2013. Fee Schedule FY 2014
Attention Philadelphia business owners! Our mission at the Parking Authority is to enhance the quality of life for city residents while improving the local business environment through our strategic partnership with the City of Philadelphia. What you may not know is that we also partner with restaurants, professional offices and shops
Parking complexes never seem to get the credit they deserve. After all, they are extremely important and give city-dwellers a place to shelter their cars when a storm blows in; a place to go to when there is no street parking; and a cheaper venue to park for longer periods
NY1 News has discovered the deep connection Philadelphia has to Mother's Day. If you've always thought of Mother's Day as a Hallmark holiday, then NY1 travel reporter Valarie D'Elia says you should pay a visit to Philadelphia. She filed the following report. Mother’s Day has special significance to Philly resident Ethan Jarvis.
The Taxicab and Limousine Division has received questions regarding the maximum amounts to be charged in taxicab lease agreements. To clear up any misunderstandings the maximum amounts as of this date are: These maximum lease amounts were established by the Authority on March 25, 2008 after a lengthy investigatory process and
Sometimes, the people you work with surpass even your brightest expectations. Sometimes, they go beyond just doing their job WELL - and do their job so exceptionally wonderful - that you have to talk about it. Those individuals are so good - they not only deserve praise, but they deserve
As part of National Travel and Tourism Week and in honor of U.S. Travel Rally Day, a Taxi Appreciation Day event will be held today, May 7th, 2013, at 12 noon for local hospitality industry leaders at the Pennsylvania Convention Center (Broad St. entrance). Taxis are invited to stop by the Convention Center