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Baltimore City Parking Authority


Reserve Parking Online

A new website makes it easy to find, reserve and pay for parking in advance. Go to, enter your destination, compare garages on price, distance, and amenities, and select the facility that works best for you.

The following discounts are available until July 15 when using the promo codes below and purchasing through

Promo Code Garage Deal
fleet2june15 Fleet & Eden $1 parking ($2 off the evening and weekend rate)
littleitaly2june15 Little Italy $2 parking ($2 off the evening and weekend rate)
franklin3june15 Franklin St $2 parking ($3 off the evening and weekend rate)
arena10june15 Arena $10 Oriole Game parking ($10 off Orioles Event Game parking)
artscape15 Penn Station $10 Artscape parking ($5 off Artscape event parking)

Residential Parking Permits Program

Call for Residential Parking Permit Advisory Board Members for 2015-2017 term. Please go to the RPP webpage for details and application form.

New Online System Launched to Renew Residential Parking Permits

Do you have a Baltimore City residential parking permit? Watch this video to learn about the new online system to renew decals and visitor's permits, which launched May 11, 2015.


Extended Hours for RPP Customers

Regular Office Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Late Night Office Hours: Wednesday, June 23, 2015, 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday Morning Hours: Saturday, June 27, 2015, 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

The Board Meetings are scheduled for the following dates:

  • August (no meeting)
  • September 16, 2014 (cancelled)
  • October 21, 2014  (agenda)
  • November 18, 2014  (agenda)
  • Tuesday, November 25th, at 3:30 p.m
  • December 16, 2014 (agenda)
  • January 20, 2015 (agenda)
  • February 17, 2015  (agenda)
  • March 24, 2015  (agenda)
  • April 28, 2015 (agenda): A portion of the meeting will be a Closed Session to discuss personnel matters
  • May 19, 2015  (agenda)
  • June 16, 2015  (agenda)
  • July 21, 2015

Meetings are usually held on the third Tuesday of each month at 4:00 PM at the Parking Authority Large Conference Room located at 200 W. Lombard Street.

Are you looking for…

Parking Enforcement
Parking Sign Shop
Please Call - Department of Transportation, (410) 396-6802

Single Space Meter Collections
Parking Ticket Collection
Parking Fines Request for Review /Trial
Please Call - Bureau of Revenue Collections (410) 396-4080

Curb Lane Closures/Meter Bagging (Moving Trucks, PODS, Construction)
Parking Meter Removal
Parking Meter Bagging
Please Call -Office of Minor Privileges, Department of General Services, (410) 396-4508

Mission Statement

To find, or create, and implement parking solutions for Baltimore City, and to be the resource on all things parking in Baltimore.

History / Creation

The Parking Authority was created by City Ordinance 2000-71 to enhance Baltimore City's position in planning, development, management and operations of its parking institution. A five member without compensation Board of Directors for which 4 are appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by City Council and 1 is a member of the City Council appointed by the City Council President governs the Authority. Each member of the Board serves a 3 year staggered term any may be removed at will by the appointing
representative. The Authority's staff is employed to administer the Authority's programs and fulfill the decisions of the Board.

2015 Parking Authority Holiday Schedule:

Parking Authority Offices Will be Closed on the Following Dates:

  • Thursday, January 1, 2015; New Year’s Day Observed
  • Monday, January 19, 2015; Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
  • Monday, February 16, 2015; Presidents’ Day
  • Friday, April 3, 2015; Good Friday
  • Monday, May 25, 2015; Memorial Day
  • Friday, July 3, 2015; Independence Day
  • Monday, September 7, 2015; Labor Day
  • Monday, October 12, 2015; Columbus Day
  • Thursday, November 26, 2015; Thanksgiving Day
  • Friday, November 27, 2015: Day after Thanksgiving Day
  • Thursday, December 24, 2015; Christmas Eve-Half Day
  • Friday, December 25, 2015; Christmas Day

 “The mission of the Parking Authority of Baltimore City is to find, or create, and implement parking solutions for Baltimore City, and to be the resource on all things “parking” in Baltimore.


Parking Authority of Baltimore City
200 W. Lombard Street,
Suite B
Baltimore, Maryland 21201
(443) 573-2800
(410) 685-1557 Fax
Email Us

Located within walking distance of the following transit routes:

Charm City Circulator - Orange Line (0 blocks)

Light Rail (1 block)

MTA bus routes (0-2 blocks): 1, 3, 5-X, 6, 7, 8, 10, 11, 19, 20, 27, 35, 36-X, 40, 48, 91, 120, 150, 160, 310

Subway (3-4 blocks)

Office hours of operation
Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm