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You are viewing 6 articles with the tag Philadelphia Parking Authority by the author Christine Fisher

    • Spaces, Photo by David Swift Photography

Parking Authority cleared 350 snowy streets, took to Twitter

Philadelphia Parking Authority (PPA) did more than issue tickets and testify about the state of Philadelphia cabs this winter, the authority was also busy helping remove snow from approximately 350 neighborhood…

    • Taxicab

City council questions lack of wheelchair accessible cabs

Last week, a group of City Council members came together to discuss the state of Philadelphia's cabs.  Councilman David Oh led the discussion, asking if newer cabs, cabs with alternative fuel…

    • New motorcycle and scooter parking regulations go into effect Jan. 6

New parking policies could cost motorcycle, scooter drivers

Motorcycle and scooter owners who were shocked when the Philadelphia Parking Authority (PPA) began doling out $76 tickets when those vehicles were parked on sidewalks, may be in for even more…

    • Residential parking permit, Philadelphia Parking Authority

Council increases parking fees, penalties

This week City Council floated a raft of parking related fee increases. The four resolutions, which passed unanimously, are the result of a six-month review of current parking fees and policies…

    • A taxi driver raised his hand to ask a question during the meeting

Taxi drivers want cameras, other safety measures

Sit in a room full of taxi drivers for an hour and two things become clear. First, being a taxi driver in Philadelphia is not a particularly safe occupation. Second, the…

    • Philadelphia Parking Authority, 8th and Filbert streets garage

Parking Authority unveils facelift plans for 8th & Filbert garage

At a small, softly lit, open house with candles, catering and a live, acoustic guitar serenade, the Philadelphia Park Authority (PPA) unveiled preliminary visions for its soon to be spruced up…

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