Parking

The Satin Slipper Fancy Brigade readies routines and props for Wednesday's Mummers Parade.
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John McDevitt
December 28, 2019 - 4:19 pm
The 120th Mummers Parade takes place on New Year's Day, and the city along with the feathered ones themselves are putting some pep in their steps to get things done. Read more here.
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A Center City parking kiosk next to the remains of an old meter stand.
John McDevitt/KYW Newsradio
John McDevitt
November 30, 2019 - 2:28 pm
It's an annual gift to holiday shoppers — free limited metered street parking in Philadelphia on Saturdays. Read more here.
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PPA kiosk
Mike Dougherty/KYW Newsradio
Mike Dougherty
October 15, 2019 - 3:35 pm
The PPA officially began installing new kiosks Tuesday morning along Arch Street. Soon, every outdated meter in Center City will be replaced. Read more here.
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PPA kiosks
Philadelphia Parking Authority
Paul Kurtz
October 08, 2019 - 3:49 pm
The Philadelphia Parking Authority will roll out its next generation of parking meter kiosks next week, featuring a new pay-by-plate system. Read more here.
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Architect Tevin Williams and companions construct a pergola on Logan Circle for Park(ing) Day PHL 2019.
Mike Dougherty/KYW Newsradio
Mike Dougherty
September 20, 2019 - 11:41 am
Metered spaces are tougher to find in Philadelphia today because people are turning some parking spots into miniature parks for Park(ing) Day PHL.
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Dreamstime
Tim Jimenez
June 12, 2019 - 6:41 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A woman was stabbed to death during a fight Tuesday night that police say may have started over a parking spot in East Germantown. It happened started on Lena Street near Penn Street, in a neighborhood just off Germantown Avenue. Police say a fight brok out around 9:...
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Dreamstime
Cherri Gregg
March 19, 2019 - 4:03 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A new report identifies low wages and tough working conditions for parking industry workers. The 20-page report, titled "Parking Industry Fuels Poverty in Philadelphia," is part of the Keystone Research Center's effort to organize and push for higher pay. The study...
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Dreamstime
Paul Kurtz
February 18, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A crowdsourced app that shows drivers where to find parking spaces will officially become available in Philadelphia on Tuesday. SpotAngels is an app with a map said company co-founder Aboud Jardaneh. "The map shows you all the parking spaces around you, whether on-...
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A rendering of PATCO's solar parking canopies
SunPower Corporation
Mike DeNardo
February 12, 2019 - 5:24 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — Imagine starting your commute in the rain or snow — but you get to park your car under a cover. Not only is your car protected from the elements, but the solar canopy above it is generating energy. That's PATCO's plan at its four largest stations: Lindenwold, Ashland,...
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Philadelphia Women's March
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Rachel Kurland
January 18, 2019 - 11:43 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The third annual Women's March returns to Philadelphia Saturday along the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, but this year with two separate rallies. The national march has received backlash recently for differing messages of the movement. As a result, the national march will...
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