Nutter Administration Hopes To Delay Pay-By-Smartphone Parking AppPPA officials want to move ahead with an app that allows you to pay for parking with your smartphone, but the mayor fears it will adversely affect school district funding.
Councilman Pushes To Increase Valet Parking Zones For Night Clubs Along Delaware Ave.Over the objections of the Nutter administration, City Council is moving to encourage more valet parking at the nightclubs along Delaware Avenue, by reducing the cost that the clubs must pay for city permits.
Philadelphia Councilman Hoping To Outlaw Selling Your Parking Space To Next DriverMonkey Parking is a free iOS app that lets people announce where they are parked, and then take bids on who wants rights to park in that space next.
Philadelphia Zoo Welcomes A... Parking GarageThe Philadelphia Zoo is expecting a new addition. No, not a rare baby cat or gorilla but a parking garage that zoo officials say is just as important to visitors.
Philadelphia Parking Authority Breeding Kinder, More Helpful Ticket WritersThe authority's director, Vince Fenerty, says the ongoing operation is born from customer complaints "that our parking enforcement officers were not trained well and were ignorant."
City Council Approves Slow Reduction In Philadelphia's Parking TaxMayor Nutter is warning of dire consequences to the city's budget after Philadelphia City Council -- ignoring his pleas -- voted to roll back the tax on fees at parking garages and parking lots.
Philadelphia Councilman Proposes Slow Reduction in City's Parking TaxParking garage attendants packed Philadelphia City Council chambers today on behalf of their bosses, who were pushing City Council to lower the city's 20-percent parking tax.