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Reading PennsylvaniaCity of Reading, Pennsylvania

Our administrative office will be closed Thursday through Saturday in celebration of the Thanksgiving Holiday.
We will reopen Monday at 8:00 AM. Have a Happy Thanksgiving!

Please note: Enforcement hours may vary.

Public parking garages near Santander Arena go gateless

Drivers will have 15 minutes after entering a garage to pay for parking via mobile app, text, online, or at a walkup pay station.

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Board of Directors Meeting Tuesday, December 20th 2022 @ 5:30 PM  430 S 4th St, Reading, PA 19602 430 S. 4th Street Agenda Updated 11/15/22 Participation The meeting of the Reading Parking Authority’s Board of Directors, scheduled at 5:30pm on Tuesday, October 18, 2022, has been cancelled. The meeting will be rescheduled at a future date. Read on Reading Eagle RPA's New Public Safety Division Stops Attempted Car-Jacking
From the Reading Eagle: Post-concert traffic halts car thief in Reading garage Download PDF
Want a quick exit after your event? Try these tips next time you visit downtown Reading! Executive Director Nathan Matz talks with WFMZ
about event exit times and improvements in the works.
Important Information about Administrative Hearings Please read this information carefully and click the button below for details. Constituents MUST follow these procedures in order to see the Independent Hearing Officer. Appeals may be automatically denied for failure to follow these procedures.

  • Mandatory COVID-19 procedures

  • What to expect on the day of your hearing

  • Causes for automatic appeal denial


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Wednesday, December 1, 2021

Parking meters enforced on Saturdays

As of February 1, 2021, City Ordinance allows parking meters to be enforced on Saturdays. Meter enforcement hours are now Monday through Saturday from 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM. NOTE: Enforcement hours will be expanded on days a public event is held.   The ParkMobile app makes meter parking a breeze. No coins? No problem. Need to refill the meter? Get text alerts and add time right from your phone. Worried about the spread of COVID-19? Contactless payment is available using... LEARN MORE


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