Parking Authority of Baltimore City

Parking Authority Office Closed on Election Day (November 3, 2020)

To help Parking Authority Team Members access their right and responsibility to vote in this year's Presidential Election, Election Day will be a paid holiday this year.  Presidential Election Day is Tuesday, November 3rd this year.

Parking Authority Office Open with Limited Hours  

The Parking Authority Office, located at 200 W Lombard Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, is open Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm for Residential Permit Parking (RPP) customers who purchased a car or moved to an RPP area and need to purchase a new permit only. Residents can request a permit online without coming to the office. The office is open for residents who do not have online access or experience problems with the website

Any permit with an expiration date of 3.1.20 or after will be honored until 30 days after Governor Hogan lifts the State of Emergency.

For the safety of our employees and customers, the office will open with the following restrictions:

  1. There will be a maximum of five customers allowed in the office at a time. Please form a line outside along the wall until you are called to come in.
  2. A mask or face covering must be worn at all times.
  3. You must pass a health screening in the Arena Garage lobby before you may enter the PABC office.
  4. Hand sanitization will be available. Please use some when you enter.  
  5. Please do not walk up to any employee desk. Please have a seat and wait to be called, as employees must wipe down surfaces between each customer.

How to Reach Us

See our Contact Us webpage for a list of phone numbers and email addresses.
Our main telephone number to call during our regular business hours (8:00 am - 5:00 pm Monday-Friday) is 443-573-2800. 
Our main email address is  
[email protected].

Off-Street Parking

Click here for information regarding Off-Street Parking. 

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Coronavirus 2019 Disease (COVID-19) Information 

Click here to go to the City of Baltimore's webpage dedicated to information regarding the Coronavirus Disease.

Our Mission

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.

We're the "authority" on parking in Baltimore. We oversee the management of:

Board of Directors Meetings

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.

Due to the Corona Virus pandemic, the April, May, and June meetings will be held via teleconference:

Conferencing Number: 1-800-501-8979

Access Code:  5732803

January 14, 2020


February 11, 2020


March 10, 2020


April 14, 2020


May 12, 2020


June 9, 2020


July 14, 2020


September 8, 2020 Agenda
October 13, 2020 Agenda


Parking  Related Matters  That Other Agencies Control:

Parking Enforcement

Department of Transportation (410) 396-1945

Parking Sign Shop

Department of Transportation (410) 396-6802

Single Space Meter Collections

Bureau of Revenue Collections (410) 396-4080

Parking Ticket Collection

Bureau of Revenue Collections (410) 396-4080 
Parking Fines Request for Review /Trial Bureau of Revenue Collections (410) 396-4080

Curb Lane Closures/Meter Bagging 
(Moving Trucks, Portable Storage Container, Construction)

Office of Minor Privileges,
Department of Transportation
(410) 396-4508

Parking Authority Holiday Schedule:

Parking Authority offices will be closed on the following dates:

Parking Meter Holidays


January 1, 2020

New Year's Day


January 20, 2020

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day


February 17, 2020

Presidents' Day


April 10, 2020

Good Friday


May 25, 2020

Memorial Day


July 3, 2020

Independence Day


September 7, 2020

Labor Day


October 12, 2020

Columbus Day


November 3, 2020

Election Day


November 26, 2020

Thanksgiving Day


November 27, 2019

Day after Thanksgiving


December 24, 2020

Christmas Eve (Half Day)


December 25, 2020

Christmas Day

Parking Meter Holidays include New Year's Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas

Public Information Act Requests

The agency head or executive director is the custodian of the records for this entity. You may contact David Rhodes, 200 W. Lombard Street, Suite B, Baltimore, MD 21201, 443-573-2800 or [email protected] about requesting records from this entity.