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Free Parking? Philadelphia’s Kiosks Don’t Care

Street parking is free in Philadelphia after 11am tomorrow, as it is every Saturday between Thanksgiving and Christmas. If you didn’t know, you’re not alone: many people still pay.


Philadelphia Parking Authority kiosk.

BLOG: Park Free In Philly On Saturdays During Holidays

By Jim Donovan:  The Philadelphia Parking Authority has announced that there will be free meter parking city wide after 11:00 AM every Saturday between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Day. While meter parking will be free […]


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Tricky Situation With Parking Meters And Kiosks On The Same Block

You drive into Center City, park on a block that has meters AND a kiosk. Which do you use to pay for your parking — the wrong choice will cost you!