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The Bloomfield Parking Authority (BPA) was established in 2004 by the Township Council of Bloomfield.  The Township Council appointed a Board of Parking Commissioners to set policy for the agency and establish goals for the agency and its future.  

On a daily basis, the BPA manages, maintains and enforces all municipal metered and permit parking, in the Township of Bloomfield.  We strive to improve the parking in Bloomfield so the community will be better served and enhanced by these achievements.


The offices of the BPA are closed for all major holidays which will be set forth in the Announcements section below as necessary. The schedule of holidays for the Bloomfield Parking Authority can be found under the News and Events page.

The Board of Commissioners of the BPA meets the second Wednesday of every month at 6:30 p.m. in the BPA offices.  The Schedule of Meetings and can be found under the Meetings page.  Any changes to this schedule can be found under the Announcements section below.

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Holiday Meter Coverage - Monday, December 8, 2014

Our short-term (2 hours) parking meters will be covered for the holidays from Monday, December 15, 2014 to Thursday, January 1, 2015. We will be enforcing the two hour parking limit and violations will be issued to vehicles that park longer than the allotted time (2 hours). For more information visit the News & Events page or contact our office at 973-680-8960.   

Lackawanna Garage January 2015 Renewals - Monday, November 10, 2014

Parking Permit Renewals for the Lackawanna Garage for January 2015 must be done in person between December 1, 2014 to December 31, 2014. Parking permit holders must update all of their information for the 2015 term (address, valid vehicle registration, and proofs of residency for Bloomfield residents). Office hours are Monday thru Saturday 8:30am-5:00pm , please visit the news & events page for our scheduled closed days.      

Parking Permit Renewals for Jan-June 2015 - Thursday, October 30, 2014

Parking Permit Renewals for the six month parking lots will be mailed out by November 3,2014. Current parking permit holders have to renew by December 12,2014. Any renewals after that date must be in person and will only be processed until December 31,2014

Garage Entrance on Glenwood Avenue Open - Thursday, September 18, 2014

As of Saturday, 9/20/14, the Lackawanna Garage entrance and exit will be on Glenwood Avenue. The entrance and exit on Lackawanna Plaza will be closed until further noticed. 

Lackawanna Garage Speed Bumps - Thursday, June 5, 2014

Please be mindful of the speed bumps currently installed in the Lackawanna Garage. Drive at a slow speed.  

ParkMobile Application Live for Bloomfield!!! - Friday, April 25, 2014

ParkMobile is ready to be used in Bloomfield, find out how it works under our News & Events page.

Parking Machine Refund Stubs - Monday, April 21, 2014

Our office is currently processing refunds for the Parking Machines in the Lackawanna Garage. In order to process your refund you need to bring your refund stub to our offices at 230 Broad Street, between the hours 8:30 am to 5:00 pm Monday to Friday only.

Monthly Parking Permit Renewals for Garage - Thursday, April 17, 2014

ATTENTION PERMIT HOLDERS: The process for Renewing your Monthly parking permit for the Lackawanna Garage has change, please visit our Garage page for more details. 

Enforcement in Permit Parking Lots - Saturday, April 12, 2014

Public Notice: Permit Parking will be enforced from Monday to Saturday in all parking permit lots. Display Parking Permit in order to avoid a Violation Summons. 

REQUEST FOR INFORMATION - Wednesday, February 20, 2013

For those seeking public information under the Open Public Meetings Act, please go to the Forms page to download the OPMAInforRequest form.  This form must be completed and submitted to the agency for processing.

There may be a charge for any copies of documents that are provided.  The form details those fees for your review.  When completing your request, please be specific as possible as to which information you are requesting so it may be provided to you in a timely manner.

If you have any questions regarding the form, please feel free to call our offices at (973) 680-8960.