Executive Director, Parking Authority of Baltimore City
Peter Little was appointed to be the Executive Director for the Parking Authority of Baltimore City in 2004. The Parking Authority serves the City of Baltimore, its residents, businesses and visitors by managing the parking assets of the City and developing and implementing parking and transportation solutions. The Parking Authority has oversight of 17 City-owned garages and 24 City-owned lots. Furthermore, the Parking Authority administers on-street parking programs for the City including parking meters, the City’s Residential Parking Permit (RPP) programs, reserved parking spaces for residents with permanent disabilities, truck loading zones, passenger loading zones, and valet parking zones. The Parking Authority has been a leader in the Baltimore Region in the installation of pay-on-foot parking revenue control equipment in its off-street facilities, pay-and-display multi-space parking meters, “smart” single-space parking meters, and a program to provide on-street metered parking to people with disabilities while curbing the theft and abuse of disability placards (Project Space) in Baltimore City.
Before joining the Parking Authority, Mr. Little served as Mid-Atlantic Regional Manager with Standard Parking, overseeing operations in the Baltimore, Washington, D.C., Wilmington, DE, Richmond, VA and Charlotte, NC areas. Mr. Little began his career in parking management with CarrPark (later merged into Interpark) in Washington, D.C. where he served as Vice President, Operations. Mr. Little has been with the parking industry for 23 years and has been in service industry management for over 30 years.
Mr. Little is an active member of both the International Parking Institute and the Mid-Atlantic Parking Association.
Mr. Little is a reading tutor through the Mayor’s Third Grade Reads Initiative which is administered by Reading Partners. Mr. Little is also a member of Reading Partners’ Tutor Advisory Board.
Mr. Little earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Boston College.