PPA To Raise Rates At Center City GaragesA parting gift from the disgraced former head of the Philadelphia Parking Authority: on his way out the door, Vince Fenerty recommended raising rates at Center City garages, and the Board approved it.
Vince Fenerty Set To Collect Yearly Pension After Resigning From PPAHe stands to collect an estimated $155,000 a year in pension payments.
News, Politics and Entertainment with The Chris Stigall Show | September 28Chris reviewed Joe Biden's campaign stop at Drexel for Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump's attacks on a former Miss Universe and the birth of a new gorilla at the Philadelphia Zoo. He spoke with Victor Fiorillo from Philadelphia Magazine at 8:00 about sexual harassment allegations at the PPA.
PPA Under Fire For Handling Of Sexual Harassment ComplaintThe Philadelphia Parking Authority is taking heat after the revelation that its executive director kept his job after a sexual harassment complaint by a senior staff member.
New Wheelchair-Accessible Cabs Begin Rolling Onto Philadelphia's StreetsA Dodge Journey van was the first wheelchair-accessible vehicle (WAV) to hit the road since 50 new WAV taxi medallions were sold by the PPA.
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.
Phila. Lawmakers Move To Tighten Enforcement of Boot-and-Tow Parking RegulationsA City Council committee approved a measure sought by the Philadelphia Parking Authority that would allow the parking agency to boot and/or tow vehicles that rack up multiple tickets despite attempts by the owner to evade enforcement.
PPA Relaxes Kiosk Enforcement Sunday Due To Technical ProblemThe Philadelphia Parking Authority relaxed enforcement on Sunday because of an technical problem that was preventing kiosks from accepting credit card payments.
PPA Announces ‘Relaxed Kiosk Parking Enforcement’ For SundayThe PPA says this is due to a technical problem having to do with credit card payments at the kiosks.
PPA Reducing Starting Bid For New Taxi MedallionsThe Philadelphia Parking Authority is lowering the opening bid for new taxi medallions because it's been unable to sell any at the current asking price.
Free Philadelphia Parking Saturdays Of Holiday Shopping Season ReturnsThe city of Philadelphia has announced it will continue a holiday tradition -- free limited parking at meters and kiosks on Saturdays until the end of the year.
Nutter Urges End To Standoff Between Parking Authority and 'Uber' ServiceThe Philadelphia Parking Authority cracked down over the weekend, impouding six vehicles and fining the drivers $1,000 each.