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Lancaster Parking Authority Partners with Community to Create Outdoor “Food Court”

The Lancaster Parking Authority has teamed with the City of Lancaster, the Lancaster City Alliance, and the city’s Downtown Investment District to create an outdoor “food court” area for the city’s restaurants to utilize during the COVID-19 restrictions. Pennsylvania’s gradual reopening plan currently includes imposing seating limitations in restaurants to reduce the likelihood of community […]

Congrats to PPA Members on National Recognition!

PPA would like to take the opportunity to congratulate some of our members for their recent recognition by the International Parking & Mobility Institute (IPMI) Awards of Excellence Program. Each year, IPMI recognizes organizations and professionals throughout our industry for their efforts to advance the parking and mobility industry. The program features those on the […]

PPA Members Develop Clean Driver Program

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Philadelphia Parking Authority has partnered with numerous industry leaders throughout Pennsylvania and beyond to launch the Clean Driver Program. Developed by CurbTrac, a technology innovator in the parking and mobility industries, and in partnership with ParkMobile, ParkOps, and Ballparc, the Clean Driver Program provides turn-key solutions for Transportation […]

PPA Response to COVID-19 Parking Fee Refund / Credit Bill

Harrisburg, April 30, 2020 — The Pennsylvania Parking Association seeks to be an advocate and a resource for our members, and professionals throughout the parking, transit, and mobility industry. Our Association membership consists of cities, authorities, college/universities, private operators, and various vendors. We are aware of the Fee Refund/Credit Bill currently being proposed in Harrisburg […]

Managing Through a Crisis

Contributed by Michelle Porter, Director, Parking & Transportation Services, Carnegie Mellon University / Board Member, Pennsylvania Parking Association. We have all been faced with operating at a very different level since the COVID-19 pandemic hit. Of course, this has had an effect on our personal lives; but when I think about how it has affected my […]

A Year in Review

Greetings from the Pennsylvania Parking Association! We hope that 2018 has been great for you, and that 2019 looks to be even better. As the primary association for parking, transportation, and mobility resources and education in Pennsylvania, we wanted to give an update on the successes of this year and what you can look forward […]