Taipei City Parking Management and Development Office
The former Parking Management Office was established in March 1988 and furnished with three sections, one office and one team, plus accounting and personnel staff, for a total of 58 persons. In 1993 coordinated establishment of the Taipei Municipal government various institutions politics wind chamber, because this place not tenable politics wind chamber, deletion human affairs assistant 1 person, sum total complement 57 people. On September 9, 1996, increased activity in each section prompted the 7th Taipei City Council to pass organization amendment No. 85060344 in the 4th meeting of its 17th temporary session. This amendment allowed the agency to expand to 4 sections and 4 offices with a total staff of 74 persons.
The major tasks of the Office include: proposing city parking strategies; planning roadside parking; controlling public off-street parking construction schemes; carrying out confiscation of land and compensation for ground/underground structure demolition for parking lot construction projects; establishing temporary parking lots on spare land; reinforcing the utilization of public space for multiple purposes; reviewing cases of incentives for private investment in parking lot construction; previewing designs of parking lot projects for construction licenses; maintaining information systems as well as utility, fire protection and fee collection systems; overseeing public paid parking lot operations and associated managerial tasks such as tickets and certificates, revenue, statistics and analysis; overseeing the transfer of parking lot operation, supervision and inspection; overseeing parking business registration, management, arbitration, business commission plans, fee collection and management of public roadside parking and off-street parking; reporting parking violation vehicles; and commissioning private towing businesses.