Pittsburgh Parking Authority
As we usher in the New Year, get ready for higher parking rates at certain lots in the City of Pittsburgh.
Free parking is the norm at most suburban shopping malls, but those who shop in Downtown Pittsburgh or the city’s seven neighborhood business districts have to pull out the quarters to park their cars at metered spots, at least during the daytime. Evening parking has been free, but that changes in 2013 unless City Council acts.
The City of Pittsburgh’s new $7 million parking meter modernization plan is supposed to make things more convenient for commuters; but for one family living on the South Side, it’s been nothing but frustrating.
Parking rates at the city-owned downtown garages could spike if the Pittsburgh Parking Authority takes action on a consultant’s report to be released shortly.
Last week on the North Shore, city officials cut the ribbon on a new meter-less parking system. Now some worry the Pittsburgh Parking Authority will use it to expand paid parking along streets in the Strip District, Oakland, Downtown and South Side.
Mayor Luke Ravenstahl and Pittsburgh Parking Authority officials cut the ribbon on Pittsburgh’s newest parking meter system, now on the North Shore around PNC Park.
It’s a big weekend in the City of Pittsburgh. Country music superstars Kenny Chesney and Tim McGraw will be rocking Heinz Field Saturday, and churning up the water on the local rivers is the Three Rivers Regatta.
The Pittsburgh Parking Authority’s Board of Directors approved the purchase of 500 multi-space meters Thursday.
There has been a lot of talk about the opening of the North Shore Connector on March 25, but what has remained in the shadows is the impact it’s going to have on parking in the Golden Triangle.
Officials with the Pittsburgh Parking Authority say a portion of the Mon Wharf parking lot will be reopen to drivers on Monday.
If you weren’t planning to do Christmas shopping in downtown Pittsburgh, here’s a reason to reconsider.
There’s fallout following a KDKA Investigation. The mayor of Pittsburgh is outraged by the ticketing of fire trucks. The trucks were tagged outside City Hall while firefighters were inside getting flu shots.
Five Pittsburgh city council members said they would introduce legislation next Tuesday to stop enforcement of parking meters — citywide — at 6 p.m. for the rest of the year.
City Council is considering some changes to its parking meter rules as they field more complaints from drivers.
Pittsburgh Mayor Luke Ravenstahl joined KDKA Radio’s Marty Griffin on Friday to discuss the current situation involving the parking meters in the city of Pittsburgh.