The Internal Audit Department released its Parking Garages and Lots, Audit 15-02
A division of Logistics and Asset Management Department, Parking is responsible for the operation of all City of Tampa public parking including parking garages, City-owned lots, and on-street parking, which includes 11,372 off-street spaces and 2,097 on-street spaces. The division develops parking policy and specific expansion plans to serve the parking demand in the central business district and adjacent commercial areas. It is also responsible for the oversight of residential parking areas in the Channel District, South Ybor City and Oscawana Courier City.
The focus of this audit was garages and lots. There are 11,545 spaces located in garages and lots with more than 6,000 of the spaces dedicated to monthly parkers. Currently, there is a staff of more than 80 involved with various aspects of parking in the garages and lots throughout the City of Tampa.
The City of Tampa offers Parkmobile for its surface lots. Parkers can use a smart phone, cell phone, or website to pay for parking using a pay-by-phone app service.
The report in its entirety can be viewed on TampaGov.net