Monthly Archives : July 2013

From Disappointment To Satisfaction

When an employee makes a difference for someone, it's certainly something to be proud of.  Big thanks to Linda for going above and beyond her call of duty.   If you ever have a positive experience with a fellow PPA employee, we'd love to hear about it on our Support Tab.  You
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Keep Your Eyes on the Road – Too Much is at Stake!

Texting, emailing, Tweeting and Facebooking while driving is many things: distracting,dangerous, reckless, stupid, potentially deadly and costly. At the Philadelphia Parking Authority, we know one way to avoid all the pitfalls of distracted driving—just don’t do it. If you need a reason to stay focused on the road while driving, take
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Street Improvement Schedule For Week of July 22

Acting Streets Commissioner David J. Perri has announced the following streets scheduled for street improvement work for the week of July 22, 2013, weather permitting: 1700 N 54th St W Oxford St to Jefferson St 1700 N 54th St Turner St to W Oxford St 1700 N 54th St Turner St to Upland Way Unit
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Letter Of Appreciation

We received a wonderful letter praising one our Taxi and Limousine Division employees, and we just couldn't keep it to ourselves! Big thanks to Donna Kerwick for all her hard work and dedication.  
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PHL Welcomes U! Helps Spread the “Brotherly Love & Sisterly Affection”

The Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau and Partners Launches New Online Program To Help Philadelphians Enhance Customer Service Skills    The Philadelphia Convention and Visitors Bureau (PHLCVB) has launched a new program, PHL Welcomes U! (PWU). This FREE, online educational program was created to empower all Philadelphians with the tools to create meaningful,
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To All Industry Members:

To All Industry Members: This notification of a new fee schedule was necessitated by the enactment of Act 64 of 2013. The new TLD Assessment & Fee Schedules for fiscal year 2014, along with Act 64, are attached for your reference. Shop costs for FY 2014  130709.HB 1490 As Signed by Gov
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Limited Space At 8th & Filbert Garage

Dear 8th & Filbert Parking Patrons: Due to ongoing construction & renovations to the garage transient parking space availability will be limited temporarily. We would like to offer an alternative transient parking option to our daily patrons at our AutoPark at Gallery Mall Garage located one short block away at 9th
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The Extra Step Can Go A Long Way

We realize that going the extra mile is important in our continued efforts to improve our service to the residents and visitors of Philadelphia. Here's a letter from one visitor that we're sure will be returning to the City of Brotherly Love:     Hi Shannon, Since you were so kind and helpful, I
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87 Years of The Ben Franklin Bridge!

We’re proud to be a part of one of America’s oldest cities, and appreciate how far we’ve come as a community. Things we take for granted everyday – trash pick-up, designated parking areas, an expansive public transportation system – took many years to establish. Today, Philadelphia is becoming even more efficient
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