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The More You Know: Parking Signs Explained

On each block of Philly you’ll find something new. There’s restaurants, cafes, clothing stores, maybe even a street performer playing music that can be heard for blocks or serenading  passersby. It’s not just the culture and opportunities that change with each block; the parking rules do, too. As you’re taking a
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Early Bird AutoPark Specials

We’ve all had that moment where we’d rather throw our alarm clock against the wall in a fit of rage and then calmly resume our slumber. This type of thing might fly on the weekend, but if you have the typical nine to five job, you probably don’t have that
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Parking for the Thanksgiving Day Parade

Philly loves big events -- and we do them well. But when you add a holiday into the mix, there’s a different festiveness in the air. Oh wait -- that’s just a massive balloon from Philly’s Thanksgiving Day Parade! The Thanksgiving Day Parade is one of many Philly traditions. Since 1920,
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Notice of Rescheduling of Sales of Wheelchair Accessible Taxicab Medallions

On August 16, 2014, notice was published in the Pennsylvania Bulletin of the Philadelphia Parking Authority's Board Order 14-003 directing the Taxicab & Limousine Division ("TLD") to administer the sale of 46 Philadelphia taxicab medallions, each of which are designated as wheelchair accessible vehicle (WAV) taxicab medallions.  This notice included

Doing Business with the PPA

The Contract Administration Department is the central purchasing contact for the Philadelphia Parking Authority (PPA) for purchases over $25,000. Our goal is to acquire services, supplies and materials at the best value price that meets our needs while ensuring a fair and open process. We strive to accomplish this by
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Notice of Rescheduling of Sales of Wheelchair Accessible Taxicab Medallions

On August 16, 2014, notice was published in the Pennsylvania Bulletin of the Philadelphia Parking Authority's Board Order 14-003 directing the Taxicab & Limousine Division ("TLD") to administer the sale of 46 Philadelphia taxicab medallions, each of which are designated as wheelchair accessible vehicle (WAV) taxicab medallions. This notice included

#TBT AutoPark at Jefferson

It’s #TBT and the year is 1954. Elvis is flooding the airwaves, the forces of communism and capitalism are continuously butting heads, and greasers are jetting around in their new flip top convertibles. With Hound Dog blasting in the background, the new and hip flip tops were able to park
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