A new parking system has arrived
The Albany Parking Authority is excited to announce the launch of new meters and the ParkAlbany App, allowing users to pay for parking on the go with their smartphone.
Introducing the ParkAlbany app
Park. Pay. Be on your way. Download today at parkalbany.com/app.
Free Parking for Palace Theatre Events
Did you know that there is free parking for patrons of most Palace events in the Quackenbush Garage?
Brought to you by Albany Parking Authority and the Downtown Albany BID

Upcoming Events

Dec 21, 2018 @ 7:00pm
Palace Theatre
Free on exit at Quackenbush Garage: 5 PM Till Midnight
Dec 27, 2018 @ 1:00pm
Palace Theatre
Free on exit at Quackenbush Garage: 11am to Midnight
Dec 29, 2018 @ 2:00pm
Times Union Center
$5.00 on exit at Green-Hudson Garage: Noon to Midnight
Jan 5, 2019 @ 7:00pm
Times Union Center
$5.00 on exit at Green-Hudson Garage: Noon to Midnight

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October 18th, 2018 in Announcements

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Albany Parking Authority Expands Mobile …

July 26th, 2018 in Announcements

Albany Parking Authority announces the expansion of the mobile payment app, now available citywide. Last year, we introduced our test program with pay-by-phone and pay-by-plate technology. After a successful test phase... Read more

Free Parking After 5

April 26th, 2017 in News

The Albany Parking Authority has teamed up with the Downtown Albany BID to offer free street parking starting at 5 p.m. on weeknights and garage parking all weekend at the... Read more

Alive At Five

June 1st, 2018 in Events

Plan to enjoy any of the concerts during the Alive at Five concert series this summer? Now you can park at the Riverfront Garage  for just $5. It’s the closest and... Read more

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Citywide Expansion of Pay by Phone / Pay by Plate 

Be on the lookout for the first phase of the citywide Pay by Phone/Pay by Plate expansion. These will allow drivers to pay by phone with an app, or pay by entering the license plate - no more walking back to display the receipt.

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Read more about parking meters and the citywide expansion of Pay by Phone/Pay by Plate

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