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Current Topics


The renovation at garage “Q” is complete. Any monthly parker that wishes to move locations from this project may do so now. Please come to the main office to switch out your access card. Site “D” is also available for parking.


For Gannon Student parking info,
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Contractor Permits have been updated for 2015, please read the criteria page for updates. On sale now please click here for details.



Due to construction at the UPMC Hamot parking garage (M-1) we are unable to accept monthly parking in the garage. Currently there is a waiting list for (M-2). We apologize for the inconvenience.  


Monthly Parking Permit Application


Diagram of Proper Meter Parking



Parking in Erie, PA

The Erie Parking Authority is a Municipal Authority whose purpose is to provide parking to the citizens of the City of Erie at a fair rate and in a safe and convenient environment.  Our intent is to supervise, operate, and administer an efficient, coordinated system of both on-street regulated parking and off-street facilities as needed to develop and maintain the integrity of the City of Erie.

Incorporated in 1951, the Authority is governed by a 5 member Board appointed by the Mayor of the City of Erie.  Board members serve five year terms and are not compensated.  The Board meets twelve times a year on the second Tuesday of each month at 8:30 a.m.  in the Parking Authority’s Main Office.

The Authority facilities consist of nine (9) parking garages totaling 4,449 spaces and seven (7) surface lots with 503 spaces.  With respect to on street parking, the Authority manages 1,400 metered spaces.


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