Allentown Parking Authority

How the Allentown Parking Authority can help you with your parking needs.

Tamara Weller

New Staff Member!
Welcome, Dean Schwartz who has joined the Authority team as Event Operations Manager. Dean will oversee parking operations resulting from events at PPL Center. He brings great experience to this job, as he recently retired after 32 years in the Allentown Police Department.



Available Parking

The Allentown Parking Authority is currently offering off street parking in the vicinity of 10th & Linden Streets. Immediate occupancy available! Monthly parking and hourly parking is available at this location. For further details, inquire at:

Off-Hours Parking

The Allentown Parking Authority is currently offering off hours parking to customers who want to find a place to park their car after 5 p.m. If you live in the vicinity of our parking garages, and would like covered parking, and you will use the space primarily between the hours of 5 p.m. and 7:30 a.m. Monday through Friday (and anytime on the weekends!), you are invited to request a specially priced permit for only $45 per month. For further details, inquire at:



The Allentown Parking Authority is governed by a 5 person Board of Directors, each of whom is appointed by the city’s Mayor. The 2014 Board members are:


  1. Larry Hilliard | Chair
  2. Candida Affa| Vice Chair
  3. Ray O'Connell| Assistant Secretary
  4. Sara Hailstone| Secretary
  5. Mary Ellen Koval|Treasurer

  6. Click here to download a Word doc of the latest meeting minutes.

The next Board Meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, October 22 at 12:00 noon at the Authority office, 603 W. Linden St., Allentown PA.

Allentown Parking Authority 2013 Audit Report

Click here to download a PDF of the APA 2013 Audit Report.

Right to Know Law

The Allentown Parking Authority is a local agency pursuant to the definition of 'local agency' of the Right to Know Law. The Authority's Open Records Officer is Executive Director Tamara Dolan. To file a request for information, use the following link:

New Lot Intended to Ease Neighborhood Congestion

The Allentown Parking Authority has opened a new parking lot, located in the 100 block of Oak Street, intended to ease congestion in this neighborhood. Neighbors as well as employees of the Harrison Morton school are potential users of this convenient lot. Call 610 841 9090 for further details.
Act 44 Disclosure Form
Click here to download a PDF of the Act 44 Disclosure Form.
Lots that will be available to City residents during snow emergencies:

LOT NAME                                                  LOCATION

Northeast                                                       121-137 N. 7th St

Germania                                            108-126 S. 7th St

Fountain                                                        923-933 Walnut St

Community                                                   13-37 S. 6th St

Walnut @ 9th Deck                                        Corner of 9th & Walnut Sts.

Spiral Deck                                                    820 – 836 Linden Street

“E” Lot                                                           226 N. 9th St


Vehicles may park for free during snow emergencies.

Weekdays: Vehicles may only park from 6 p.m. to 7 a.m.

Weekends: Vehicles may only park from Friday 6 p.m. to Monday 7 a.m.

Allentown Parking Authority

Allentown Parking Authority

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603 W. Linden St | Allentown, 18101

Phone: 610-841-9090 | Fax: 610-432-3330

Related links of interest:

City of Allentown | Allentown Codified Ordinances