Tag: pay by phone

Council makes Old Town parking pilot permanent

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com Council voted unanimously to make a pay-by-phone parking pilot permanent at its public hearing on Saturday. The pilot program, which has...

Your Views: Parking program helps residents

To the editor: I am writing my first “letter to the editor” in my life to address the needless sturm und drang around the paid...

Your Views: City Council should walk away from bad parking deals

To the editor: On Feb. 19, Philadelphia Phillies General Manager Matt Klentak told reporters that “sometimes you have to walk away” from a bad deal,...

City council defers action on pay-by-phone parking pilot

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com The city’s controversial pay-by-phone parking pilot was docketed for possible permanent passage at Saturday’s city council public hearing, but due...

Our View: Residential parking is a core livability issue

Balancing competing demands is one of the most difficult tasks of government at any level. Parceling out pieces of the proverbial pie – whether it’s...

Parking pilot sparks tensions

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com The pay-to-park pilot program currently operating in Old Town, which is slated for possible permanent implementation at Saturday’s city council...