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

Feb 22, 2020 @ 8:00am
Times Union Center
$5.00 on exit at Green-Hudson Garage: 8:00 AM To Midnight
Feb 22, 2020 @ 2:00pm
The Albany Distilling Company Bar and Bottle Shop
Free at Quackenbush Garage: 12 PM To Midnight
Feb 23, 2020 @ 8:00am
Times Union Center
$5.00 on exit at Green-Hudson Garage: 8:00 AM To Midnight
Feb 23, 2020 @ 6:00pm
Palace Theatre
Free on exit at Quackenbush Garage: 4:00 PM To Midnight

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December 16th, 2019 in Announcements

Albany Parking Authority Garage Tiered Rate Structure Guide (Effective January 1, 2020)   The base rate for a monthly account will be reduced from $140.00 to $135.00 per space per month. (Tier 1) For... Read more

Central Ave. Lot Closure For Maintenance

August 21st, 2019 in Announcements

The Albany Parking Authority will be performing some maintenance and repairs in the Central Avenue parking lots on 8/27/19 and 8/29/19. Please see the following schedule for closures and redirection... Read more


August 9th, 2019 in Announcements

The water dept. is performing some emergency repairs and will be closing the entrance to Central Ave, Lot 5 (170 Central Ave) starting Monday 8/12 to Friday 8/16 but will... Read more

Albany Parking Authority, Albany Center …

July 17th, 2019 in Announcements

For Immediate Release July 17,  2019 Media Contact: Andrew Mangini 518-598-6324, andrew@gramcomm.com Albany Parking Authority, Albany Center Gallery, Albany Barn Reveal Plans for Two Additional Murals Downtown   Artists contributing to downtown revitalization set to... Read more

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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