Parking

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 Soon, every outdated meter in Center City will be replaced.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
Joe Lambert/Courier Post via USA Today Network
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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But before the New Year's Day tradition returns, there will be some road closures and parking restrictions throughout the city.
Andrew Kramer/KYW Newsradio
Andrew Kramer
December 27, 2018 - 8:52 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — On Tuesday, the Mummers Parade will once again be taking over Philadelphia. But before the New Year's Day tradition returns, there will be some road closures and parking restrictions throughout the city. As of Thursday night, the first parking restriction is already...
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Starting Monday and running until Thanksgiving, extra police and Philadelphia Parking Authority officers will be strictly enforcing the rules on Market Street from Seventh to 13th streets, and on Chestnut Street between 10th and 22nd streets.
Mike DeNardo/KYW Newsradio
John McDevitt
November 24, 2018 - 6:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Free limited parking on Saturdays is a holiday tradition in Philadelphia. Starting Saturday, and running through Dec. 29, drivers won't have to pay for street parking at kiosks or meters citywide after 11 a.m. "We want to encourage people to come in from the suburbs,...
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