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Parking Ticket Amnesty Update

  The Parking Amnesty program officially ended on April 30th, 2018. Due to the large number of people who had inquired online at www.phila.gov/parkingamnesty, and the number of people who arrived in person, the Amnesty office will be open for limited hours starting May 1st, 2018. ONLY individuals that had applied online, or
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Where to Park for the Broad Street Run

Time to cue up “Eye of the Tiger” and dust off those running shoes. The Broad Street Run sprints through Philadelphia this weekend! Here’s the scoop: Bright and early at 8 a.m. on Sunday, May 6, close to 40,000 runners are expected to line up at Broad and West Fisher streets before
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Road Closures and Parking Information for Villanova University Men’s Basketball NCAA Championship Celebration

In celebration of Villanova University’s 2018 NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship, the City of Philadelphia will host a victory parade Thursday, April 5th, starting at 11 a.m. on Market Street and ending with a rally at Dilworth Park. To facilitate parade festivities while ensuring the safety of parade participants and general public,
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Parking Ticket Dispute Options

  How to Contest A Ticket: In some cases, contesting a ticket can be done directly through the Parking Violations Branch (PVB). If your claim involves… A broken parking meter Having a valid kiosk receipt Or possessing a valid permit/disabled placard for the location you were parked Sign discrepancy …then your best option would be addressing
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Executive Director Scott Petri’s Statement on PPA’s Annual $110 Million Contribution to the City, School District of Philadelphia, State & Federal Entities

  The purpose of this statement is to correct the inaccurate perception held by many regarding the Philadelphia Parking Authority's annual $50 million contribution to the City and School District of Philadelphia. The original law “promising $45 million" annually to Philadelphia schools was repealed in 2004 and replaced with a new law
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Board Meeting Round-Up: February 2018

  Chairman’s Items - Joseph T. Ashdale Board Chairman, Joseph T. Ashdale, invited comment from members of the general public. Director’s Report - Scott Petri During his monthly report, PPA Executive Director, Scott Petri, provided updates on a wide range of topics including but not limited to newly instituted procedural processes, improved communication