Monthly Archives : April 2017

Top 5 Reasons to Ride the PHLASH

Guest Post by Independence Visitor Center Corporation In many ways, the Philly PHLASH Downtown Loop™ remains one of the city’s best-kept secrets. The service has been around since 1994, and hit its all-time high for ridership last year. Yet, there are still plenty of visitors and locals who are not aware of
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Getting Parked During the NFL Draft

If the past year has taught us anything about Philly, it’s that we know how to host big events—and we’ll be reminded of our event hosting prowess from April 27-29 as the NFL Draft sets up shop on the Ben Franklin Parkway. With more than 200,000 fans expected to attend,
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Where to Park for the Philadelphia Science Festival

  Put your thinking caps on: On April 21, the Philadelphia Science Festival returns for its 7th year! Organized by the Franklin Institute, the nine-day, citywide festival aims to celebrate and build a community around science, engineering and technology to perhaps inspire the next Einstein. Through April 29, the festival will boast
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RFP No. 17-10 Mobile Parking Payments 2017

This RFP is being issued by the Parking Authority (the “Authority”). The Authority is soliciting proposals from interested and qualified vendors for a complete mobile parking payment system option for all current and planned on-street and designated off-street paid parking areas in the City of Philadelphia.  The sole contact at the Authority shall be
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New Schedule of Sales of Wheelchair Accessible Taxicab Medallions

Notice to All Interested Parties: On March 31, 2017, the Philadelphia Parking Authority Board issued an Order entered at Docket No. 17-003 authorizing the Taxicab and Limousine Division ("TLD") to administer the sale of 61 wheelchair accessible vehicle ("WAV") medallions beginning on June 21, 2017 with new directives as outlined.  The