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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.

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

September Hours:
Saturday Morning Hours:
September 12th, 9:00 am- 1:00 pm
Late Night Office Hours:
September 30th, 8:00 am – 7:30 pm
October Hours:
Saturday Morning Hours:
October 17th, 9:00 am- 1:00 pm
Late Night Office Hours:
Tuesday, October 27th, 8:00 am – 8:00 pm

The Board Meetings are scheduled for the following dates:

  • September 15, 2015 (There will be a closed session after the meeting) (agenda)
  • October 13, 2015
  • November 10, 2015
  • December 8, 2015
  • January 12, 2016
  • February 9, 2016
  • March 8, 2016
  • April 12, 2016
  • May 10, 2016
  • June 14, 2016
  • July 12, 2016

Meetings are usually held on the second 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, portable storage container, 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