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Allentown could find cash in parking agency
... It's time for council to review if the city should fully assume the responsibility of enforcing the parking laws of Allentown, which would provide it with additional revenue that could reduce the raising of additional real estate taxes or fees for ...
http://articles.mcall.com/2010-11-27/opinion/mc-letter-hershman-pawlowski-wage-tax20101127 ...  -  Added: Nov. 28, 2010

Confusion over Bethlehem parking signs isn't so rare. Column about con ...
confusion isn't as isolated as officials want you to believe. And the rule — which requires drivers at two-hour spots to move completely off the block when time runs out — isn't such common knowledge...
http://articles.mcall.com/2010-10-06/news/mc-watchdog-bethlehem-parking-rules-20101006_1_p ...  -  Added: Oct. 8, 2010

Responce to: Parking Ticket Fines
The REAL problem is; THERE IS NO PLACE TO PARK! This is an ENORMOUS FAILURE on the part of the Allentown Parking Authority. With that said I would like to add; WOW YOU HAVE NERVE! YOU HAVE FAILED AND NOW YOU WANT TO FURTHER PUNISH THE CITIZENS ...
http://craigfriebolin.blogspot.com/2010/02/responce-to-michael-donovans-recent.html  -  Added: Feb. 28, 2010

Parking Ticket Fines
Over the last two years, I have heard from several people about the logic of some of the parking fines required by the city and written by the Parking Authority...
http://donovanforallentown.blogspot.com/2010/02/parking-ticket-fines.html  -  Added: Feb. 28, 2010

Clamping down on violators
Drivers be warned: One unpaid ticket in the city of Allentown could now get you the boot!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
http://www.mcall.com/news/local/all-a5_5boots.7160227feb13,0,6512144.story  -  Added: Feb. 15, 2010

Forgive parking ticket? Forget it
However, except for genuine emergencies, our reasons for exceeding the time on parking meters or for otherwise breaking the rules cannot be the concern of those who enforce the rules. ...
http://www.mcall.com/news/local/all-online1u3fh-a-a3nb0-a-a.7135026jan04,0,7258272.column  -  Added: Jan. 4, 2010

Allentown Parking Authority Buys $1,232.67 Light Bulb!
The Allentown Parking Authority will buy 649 lights at $1,232.67 a piece ... where is the outrage?
http://www.mcall.com/news/local/all-a5_5park.7119603dec29,0,259740.story  -  Added: Dec. 29, 2009

This is about the SCRANTON parking authority but we couldnt overlook i ...
The Scranton Parking Authority will once again need to borrow to close a budget deficit for next year ... surplus is still less than the $3.1 million in debt service for next year, the result of outstanding debt from 2004, 2006 and 2007...
http://www.thetimes-tribune.com/news/scranton-parking-authority-budget-borrowing-down-for- ...  -  Added: Dec. 17, 2009

This is about the BETHLEHEM Parking Authority but we couldn't over loo ...
the authority plans to add 310 meters ... The move comes in response to parking tickets going down this year and the authority's need to meet expenses, including debt payments.
http://pqasb.pqarchiver.com/mcall/access/1918992771.html?dids=1918992771:1918992771&FMT=AB ...  -  Added: Dec. 10, 2009

Conservation Works! Grants Announced November 17, 2009
Allentown Parking Authority - $250,000 to replace and upgrade existing lighting to lower wattage fixtures.
http://www.recovery.pa.gov/portal/server.pt/document/709459/conservationworks!_grant_recip ...  -  Added: Dec. 3, 2009

Monster Changes Diet
Although the meters on Chew Street between 8th and 10th will now be removed, a two hour parking zone will be enforced. The monster, although changing it's diet, will be eating no less. It will continue to prey on the residents who can least afford it ...
http://molovinskyonallentown.blogspot.com/2009/11/monster-changes-diet.html  -  Added: Nov. 18, 2009

Zoners delay decision on treatment center parking
... Joel Wiener, an attorney who owns the Commonwealth Building opposes the relief, saying the area already has parking problems because of the county and federal courthouses ... Wiener was once in discussions ... to sell them his building ...
http://www.mcall.com/news/all-a10_5zone.7067185oct28,0,3143183.story  -  Added: Oct. 27, 2009

Allentown city council candidates fail to offer bold solutions to city ...
... Apart from dissolving the parking authority, Hershman wants the city to audit landlords so all tenants pay earned income and business privilege taxes. Rental licenses would be revoked if tenants fail to pay. Finally, he said, the city should also ...
http://www.mcall.com/news/all-5council.7059903oct25,0,2088896.story  -  Added: Oct. 25, 2009

Road Warrior Spills Beans
... Council accepted testimony from the Director of the Authority, then Linda Kauffman, that the majority of merchants supported a doubling of the meter fees and fines. ... in reality the merchants were never polled ...
http://molovinskyonallentown.blogspot.com/2009/10/road-warrior-spills-beans.html  -  Added: Oct. 16, 2009

Fairness of parking permits got supreme OK
... the Virginia Supreme Court sided with the commuters who had sued in the Arlington case, contending that the permits violate the 14th Amendment's equal-protection clause ...
http://www.mcall.com/news/all-a5_5warrior1016.7039655oct16,0,2850099.column  -  Added: Oct. 16, 2009

Lehigh County budget largely unchanged: $412.3 million spending plan w ...
Commissioners also approved an administration-backed compromise that would allow constables to continue collecting unpaid parking tickets issued by the Allentown Parking Authority. The administration had proposed a drastic change by hiring six people ...
http://www.individual.com/story.php?story=108025924  -  Added: Oct. 7, 2009

The Monster's Bounty
The Parking Authority, beside the prison, is the only growth industry in Allentown. Donny Cunningham, who is a little Eddie Rendell in training pants, wants some of the monster's loot. The Authority writes over 100,000 tickets a year, mostly to low income
http://molovinskyonallentown.blogspot.com/2009/09/monsters-bounty.html  -  Added: Sep. 23, 2009

Lehigh County 2010 budget: What didn't make the cut!
...Tom Muller admits it is working fine from the Constable’s perspective. The payments to them in 2008 for all warrants amounted to $1.5 million, of which $400,000 is owed back to the county...
http://www.examiner.com/x-19977-Allentown-Fiscal-Responsibility-Examiner~y2009m9d21-Lehigh ...  -  Added: Sep. 21, 2009

Hershman: More Cops Without More Taxes
... 6. The mayor's blue ribbon panel recommended a study to see if the parking authority was necessary. I will introduce legislation to do this study ...
http://lehighvalleyramblings.blogspot.com/2009/09/hershman-more-cops-without-more-taxes.ht ...  -  Added: Sep. 21, 2009

Parking Authority Preys On Poor
Although the shopping district in Allentown has shrunk down to only Hamilton and 7th Streets, the meter district remains as it did during the heydays of the 1950's. The meters extend from Walnut to Chew, from 5th to 10th, well over 1000 meters in ...
http://molovinskyonallentown.blogspot.com/2009/09/parking-authority-preys-on-poor.html  -  Added: Sep. 19, 2009

Park And Shop
Downtown Allentown boomed for about 100 years. During the prosperity years following World War II, the two car family emerged. Several business leaders of Allentown realized both the parking problem and the potential to enhance sales. Park and Shop ...
http://molovinskyonallentown.blogspot.com/2009/08/park-and-shop.html  -  Added: Aug. 21, 2009

T2 Systems Promotes Linda Kauffman to Vice President of Industry Solut ...
... promoted Linda Kauffman to the role of Vice President of Industry Solutions. Kauffman, who joined T2 Systems after serving as the executive director of the Allentown Parking Authority, will be in charge of customer training, content management as ...
http://www.parking-net.com/News/30391/T2-Systems-Promotes-Linda-Kauffman-to-Vice-President ...  -  Added: Jun. 29, 2009

The Unhappy Camper
The dinner shown, at 9th and Linden, first was victimized by Allentown and Lanta doing away with the bus transfer stops. Add a few over zealous Parking Authority tickets and the city promotion of the ...
http://molovinskyonallentown.blogspot.com/2009/06/unhappy-camper.html  -  Added: Jun. 21, 2009

No-Parking Violations
Below are the top ten blocks in terms of no parking violations. The 100-200 block of N. 11th Street, the top spot, has been on the parking authority's radar for some time due to residents' complaints. Apparently, the unit block of N. 11th Street has ...
http://blogs.mcall.com/allentown/2009/06/no-parking-violations.html  -  Added: Jun. 17, 2009

Looking to Avoid a Parking Ticket? Check Your Watch.
The Morning Call analysis found that nearly half of all tickets are issued between 8 a.m. and 11 a.m., a trend that is bolstered by the fact that street cleaning tickets are issued in the early-morning hours. The city gets some cash when police ...
http://blogs.mcall.com/allentown/2009/06/time.html  -  Added: Jun. 17, 2009

Tickets by Block
Hamilton Street saw more than 28,000 tickets between January 1, 2007 and April of this year, followed by Chew Street, which saw less than 15,000 during the same period of time ... for meter violations, with citations for expired registrations and ...
http://blogs.mcall.com/allentown/2009/06/tickets-by-block.html  -  Added: Jun. 17, 2009

Downtown Allentown is ground zero for parking ticket tussles
My customers complain all the time said Lleanette Antigua, owner of a beauty salon on the block. I try to give my customers quarters, but I run out and it gets too expensive. I wish they would just come in and ask if someone owns the car. They know th
http://articles.mcall.com/2009-06-14/news/4390227_1_parking-authority-parking-violations-p ...  -  Added: Jun. 14, 2009

LANTA Receives National Award For Ridership Gains
Thirty four agencies from across the US submitted applications for the awards and the top 12 were selected ... Recognized for ridership growth of 12% since 2003 by ...
https://lantabus-pa.gov/ridershipaward.php  -  Added: May. 11, 2009

Allentown police to get parking building
The loan will add more than $400,000 to the city's debt payments for 15 years, starting in 2010 ... The cost of buying and converting the parking authority building is estimated at $1.2 million. The move was described as a
http://articles.mcall.com/2009-05-07/news/4368913_1_police-headquarters-parking-garage-bus ...  -  Added: May. 7, 2009

Allentown Parking Ticket Map
The Morning Call analyzed the location of all on-street parking tickets issued in Allentown between Jan. 1, 2007 and April 30, 2009--more than 270,000 altogether--to find ticket hot spots. More heavily ticketed areas appear in darker shades of red ...
http://projects.mcall.com/parking/  -  Added: Apr. 30, 2009

City Promotes Thief
... invested nine years and $300,000 into that business. He was forced to move because the Parking Authority doubled the meter rate and preyed on his membership. Time after time this ...
http://molovinskyonallentown.blogspot.com/2009/04/city-promotes-thief.html  -  Added: Apr. 14, 2009

Perhaps the city's Parking Authority is a bit too much on-their-game. They should be a bit more understanding considering Allentown's business district is littered with vacant storefronts and merchants are not getting the business they need ...
http://articles.mcall.com/2009-03-08/news/4325577_1_meter-maid-affordable-housing-parking- ...  -  Added: Mar. 27, 2009

Allentown council to vote on taking $5.4 million loan
wants to purchase the city's parking authority headquarters on Hamilton Street and turn it into a station for the police ... The loan would increase the city's debt payments by up to $450,000 annually, starting in 2010. This year, the loan would increase
http://articles.mcall.com/2009-03-26/news/4338529_1_parking-authority-loan-proposal-counci ...  -  Added: Mar. 26, 2009

Allentown Parking Authority Contributes $120,000 for PARKING Patrols
... Their duties will include checking businesses and patrolling Allentown Parking Authority properties. These same officers are not expected to respond to calls for service generated by the Allentown Communications Center, but they may choose to do so..
http://www.allentownpa.gov/tabid/142/xmmid/636/xmid/367/xmview/2/default.aspx  -  Added: Feb. 19, 2009

Xertek Throws in Towel
Xertek, the well respected and equipped fitness center at 10th and Hamilton has closed, victim of the Parking Authority. Since the meter increase, he has lost hundreds of members. For most members, the cost of parking and fines exceeded the cost of ...
http://molovinskyonallentown.blogspot.com/2008/06/xertek-throws-in-towel.html  -  Added: Jun. 27, 2008

New Parking Technology Aids Officers in Allentown
... The ticket is...at least for those who exceed time limits. But for the Parking Authority the back breaking chalk days have been replaced with the drive by ...
http://wfmz.com/view/?id=255867  -  Added: Apr. 22, 2008

ROSE Colored Glasses
In 2005, the City accepted The Parking Authority testimony, supported by the Chamber of Commerce, that the merchants approved doubling the meter rate. I conducted a survey and discovered the merchants neither approved or knew about the rate changes ...
http://molovinskyonallentown.blogspot.com/2008/04/under-construction.html  -  Added: Apr. 12, 2008

Monopoly Allentown Style
The Allentown Parking Authority, at the Mayor's bequest, is playing a high stakes game of Monopoly using the real money of citizens. Make no mistake, it's our money. If you received one of the hundred thousand plus parking tickets last year, or pay to ...
http://molovinskyonallentown.blogspot.com/2008/04/monopoly-allentown-style.html  -  Added: Apr. 10, 2008

Storefront will remain bare as clothier says so long
The Parking Authority, which owns the center with the Lehigh and Northampton Transportation Authority ... 'I did not know at the time, and it was only made known to me after they accepted my proposal, that the building was to be rented to me as is ...
http://articles.mcall.com/2008-02-28/news/4002521_1_parking-authority-allen-s-decision-spa ...  -  Added: Feb. 28, 2008

Whorehouse Madam
... whorehouse Madam is the Allentown Parking Authority. In her latest assault against the citizens, she is
http://molovinskyonallentown.blogspot.com/2008/02/in-my-previous-posting-i-referred-to.htm ...  -  Added: Feb. 18, 2008

Just 1 bid to buy 2 Allentown parking lots
Only one company is interested in buying and developing two nearly adjacent center city parking lots in Allentown. Friday was the deadline to submit offers to the Parking Authority for its Cata lot on Turner Street near Hall Street, and its North lot ...
http://articles.mcall.com/2008-02-17/news/3992105_1_parking-authority-parking-lots-disable ...  -  Added: Feb. 17, 2008

Lanta as Call Girl
In Allentown the Parking Authority induced Lanta to come aboard with a state grant to help finance their taj mahal, ending the historic covenant with Allentown's traditional shopping venue. It is oblivious that these various Authority's, comprised of ...
http://molovinskyonallentown.blogspot.com/2008/02/lanta-as-callgirl.html  -  Added: Feb. 15, 2008

Monster eats Handicapped
The Monster, also known as Allentown Parking Authority, having it's fill of bus riders and poor merchants, now has a yen for the disabled. The Allentown Department of Corporate Welfare, has decided to sell it's North lot near the Verizon Building ...
http://molovinskyonallentown.blogspot.com/2008/02/monster-eats-handicapped.html  -  Added: Feb. 1, 2008

Mistake of the Allentown Parking Authority and Lanta
... an elderly neighborhood woman, referred to the new Lanta Terminal as Port Authority. She has a point, did Allentown need a Port Authority? In reality the mission of both the Parking Authority and Lanta has become political and distorted, to the ...
http://molovinskyonallentown.blogspot.com/2008/01/mistake-of-parking-authoritylanta.html  -  Added: Jan. 28, 2008

Parking Authority agrees to put two lots up for sale
Executive Director Tamara Weller said about 350 to 400 spaces are available nearby ... If it chooses to pursue one or more projects, it does not have to choose the best price and can base its decision on other criteria, such as the quality of the ...
http://articles.mcall.com/2008-01-15/news/3958089_1_city-lots-parking-authority-bus-termin ...  -  Added: Jan. 15, 2008

We're watching you, Tamara Weller
I enjoyed the first Comment more than the actual
http://blogs.mcall.com/allentown/2007/12/were-watching-y.html  -  Added: Dec. 20, 2007

Monster as Landlord
Can anyone explain why the Allentown Parking Authority should be a landlord? It is apparently not to make money, because the rent is far below the cost to construct the square footage. It is not to serve a local neighborhood need or the need of the bus ..
http://molovinskyonallentown.blogspot.com/2007/12/monster-as-landlord.html  -  Added: Dec. 11, 2007

Monster is generous
Allentown Parking Authority, will share its spoils in the form of an annual wage increase of 7% for the next three years. In return workers will have to pay something toward health insurance if they choose the premium policy option. This creature ...
http://molovinskyonallentown.blogspot.com/2007/12/monster-is-generous.html  -  Added: Dec. 2, 2007

Unpaid tickets may mean a boot: Outstanding parking fines in Allentown ...
The Easton and Bethlehem parking authorities do not boot vehicles. Bethlehem used to, but stopped when a new director was hired in 2002.
http://www.allbusiness.com/legal/trial-procedure-fines-penalties/12088658-1.html  -  Added: Jul. 29, 2007

[ PAY-TO-PLAY CONTRACTORS (Not Citizens) ] urge renewal of winter stre ...
Allentown residents overwhelmingly urged city officials Tuesday to continue cleaning downtown streets in the winter, saying last winter's trial program removed litter that gives their neighborhoods a trashy reputation and invites crime.
http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G1-166782219.html  -  Added: Jul. 25, 2007

Don't clamp down on commercial trucks
As of July 1, Allentown imposed more restrictions on parking large commercial vehicles. Unfortunately, there are very few places available to rent a space... I can't help but think that this is just another way for the city of Allentown to generate rev...
http://articles.mcall.com/2007-07-15/news/3743368_1_parking-authority-larger-vehicles-park ...  -  Added: Jul. 15, 2007

City parking restrictions for large vehicles delayed
Allentown will delay enforcing a new law that bans some trucks and other large vehicles from parking on most city streets, because the law still would allow them to park in some neighborhoods where authorities believe they would be dangerous...
http://articles.mcall.com/2007-05-30/news/3728596_1_parking-authority-large-vehicles-parki ...  -  Added: May. 30, 2007

A clean sweep? City to vote today on extending street service all year ...
In an effort to keep city streets cleaner during the winter, Allentown officials will push tonight to extend downtown street cleaning through December, January and February. The city will share ticket revenue with the Parking Authority,...
http://articles.mcall.com/2006-11-01/news/3702573_1_street-cleaning-street-sweepers-parkin ...  -  Added: Nov. 1, 2006

Police: Driver Tried To Hit Parking Attendant
Police said city Parking Authority officer Ivette Rosario, 30, was checking parking permits on vehicles in the 200 block of N. Ninth Street at 9:42 a.m. Monday when she approached Jones' car. He got into the car, put it in reverse and then went forward...
http://articles.mcall.com/2006-10-04/news/3707327_1_parking-authority-reckless-vehicle-ide ...  -  Added: Oct. 4, 2006

Parking Authority votes to take out loan
The Allentown Parking Authority will borrow an additional $3 million to cover a $2.5 million overage in the cost of its two downtown parking deck projects ... new parking deck next to City Hall -- within their combined $25 million budget
http://articles.mcall.com/2006-08-24/news/3683409_1_parking-authority-parking-deck-transit ...  -  Added: Aug. 24, 2006

Chamber Executive Moving to Parking Authority
The chief operating officer of the Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce is taking a new job. Tamara Weller, who has been with the chamber in a variety of capacities since 1996, will become executive director of the Allentown Parking Authority.
http://www.wfmz.com/cgi-bin/tt.cgi?action=viewmobilestory&storyid=15335  -  Added: Apr. 25, 2006

Time to re-evaluate Allentown parking
As a self-funded entity, the APA is subject to the same possibility of corruption as police under a quota to write a certain number of traffic tickets. Such police quotas have been ruled illegal by the courts but the APA goes unchallenged. If the APA ...
http://pqasb.pqarchiver.com/mcall/access/1003187861.html?dids=1003187861:1003187861&FMT=AB ...  -  Added: Mar. 14, 2006

Pennsylvania Parking Tickets Invalid in 40 Counties
Every parking meter within 40 of Pennsylvania's 67 counties is out of compliance with state law. If a parking meter is not certified accurate every three years, the parking ticket is invalid. The state hasn't inspected any meters in recent memory ...
http://www.thenewspaper.com/news/03/310.asp  -  Added: Apr. 7, 2005

Group Pays Parking Fines So Priest Can Leave Jail
A group of people including the priest's brother paid $4,500 in parking fines Saturday so that the priest who accumulated the fines could be released from Lehigh County Prison after being arrested Friday. The Rev. Edmund Brennan walked out of the ...
http://articles.mcall.com/2002-05-21/news/3406470_1_parking-fines-priest-john-brennan  -  Added: May. 21, 2002

City's higher parking fines take effect today
... the old fine for washing cars in the street, which was $15, was more than the fine for parking too close to an intersection, which was $10, and the fine for repairing a car in the street, $50, was more than parking at a fire hydrant, $15 ...
http://articles.mcall.com/2001-05-02/news/3359659_1_parking-fines-parking-violations-parki ...  -  Added: May. 2, 2001

Parking Authority Finishes Year In Black
authority anticipates general fund revenue from parking meters, parking lots and investments to be $2.89 million... authority expects to write 95,000 parking tickets this year, down from 125,000 in 1993.
http://articles.mcall.com/1994-12-01/news/3003388_1_parking-meters-parking-fines-electroni ...  -  Added: Dec. 1, 1994

Frey Attacks Parking Panel For Canceling Police Tickets
... Most of an estimated 1,600 tickets voided between January and June of this year were given to police officers' private vehicles that were parked around City Hall.
http://articles.mcall.com/1993-12-05/news/2944446_1_parking-authority-parking-fines-parkin ...  -  Added: Dec. 5, 1993

Parking Fines To Rise Deemed Too Low, Some Jump To $10
Francis Peluso, who said he represented downtown merchants, said merchants opposed the increase. Merchants do not believe parking laws are being repeatedly abused, he said... (but we dont ever listen to our citizens)
http://articles.mcall.com/1993-12-03/news/2944736_1_parking-fines-parking-laws-parking-aut ...  -  Added: Dec. 3, 1993

dozens of businesses in the 1st and 6th wards that are complaining over the Allentown Parking Authority's expansion into their neighborhood. The presence of the authority has been a special headache to Larry Mikitz, who operates L&M ...
http://pqasb.pqarchiver.com/mcall/access/91869049.html?dids=91869049:91869049&FMT=ABS&FMTS ...  -  Added: Oct. 23, 1990

Parking Authority May Increase Fines Sometime Next Year
The $1.9 million budget is a 24.8-percent decrease from last year's. Kauffman attributed the drop to a refinancing of the authority's debt service, combined with eliminating a backlog of uncollected tickets ...
http://articles.mcall.com/1989-11-14/news/2716526_1_parking-fines-uncollected-tickets-off- ...  -  Added: Nov. 14, 1989

Parking Authority Anticipates Fight From Delivery Truck Owners
... Rosenfeld noted that the authority has rejected similar requests from Meals on Wheels and visiting nurses and cannot make an exception for the military...
http://articles.mcall.com/1989-02-23/news/2676000_1_parking-fines-parking-issue-spaces  -  Added: Feb. 3, 1989

Trolley Driver To Take Post At Parking Authority
...Long will take over the newly created position of manager of enforcement for the Allentown Parking Authority ... the $22,000-a-year job was created to coordinate duties that ...
http://articles.mcall.com/1988-07-06/news/2657073_1_trolley-bus-corporate-plaza-parking-en ...  -  Added: Jul. 6, 1988

APA cant budget so now you have to pay higher fines
The Allentown Parking Authority last week approved a 1987 budget with a $34,189 deficit despite increasing the penalties for late fine payments...
http://articles.mcall.com/1987-01-12/news/2568408_1_parking-fines-walnut-garage-authority- ...  -  Added: Jan. 12, 1987

Parking Authority Ends First Year With A Surplus
... Income from parking fines last year totaled around $400,000 ...
http://articles.mcall.com/1986-01-07/news/2517726_1_parking-meters-parking-violators-garag ...  -  Added: Jan. 7, 1986

Parking Authority To Issue Booklet On Regulations
She says a number of persons who have been issued tickets since the authority began operating last January claim they didn't realize they were in violation of local ordinance or the state motor vehicle code. ...
http://articles.mcall.com/1985-11-21/news/2497756_1_parking-program-parking-enforcement-of ...  -  Added: Nov. 21, 1985

Parking Tickets
Why should I have to suffer for the lack of adequate parking, not only at the post office but also all throughout the downtown area? Parking lots and parking decks, you say! Lots and decks are for people spending hours in town, and why should I have ...
http://articles.mcall.com/1985-04-08/news/2477724_1_parking-authority-parking-tickets-lack ...  -  Added: Apr. 8, 1985

Parking Problem
We do not need more authorities ... These persons have proved in the past their competence, and their judgment should be more effective than any authority...
http://articles.mcall.com/1984-10-15/news/2449100_1_parking-authority-parking-problem-park ...  -  Added: Oct. 14, 1984

Allentown, Union Reach Agreement On Proposed Parking Authority Jobs
The City of Allentown has headed off potential union opposition to the proposal to establish a separate parking authority to assume responsibility for 11 jobs now held by city employees...
http://articles.mcall.com/1984-10-09/news/2450098_1_parking-authority-union-official-meeti ...  -  Added: Oct. 9, 1984

Parking Authority Nears End Daddona Wants New Entity To Handle The Job
The authority has been inactive for almost a decade. One of its last official acts was assignment of Wilbur Smith and Associates to conduct a parking study, which was completed in July 1983...
http://articles.mcall.com/1984-03-06/news/2402876_1_parking-meter-rates-parking-authority- ...  -  Added: Mar. 6, 1984

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