Downtown Parking Authority


  • Meets as needed
  • 114 N. Main
    Memphis, TN 38103

Membership & Functions

The Downtown Parking Authority is a joint commission consisting of members from both the City of Memphis and Shelby County. This Authority establishes parking policies and coordinates parking management. To accomplish this, the board:
  • Assists with strategic planning for existing and future parking facilities in downtown Memphis
  • Contracts with private parking companies for day-to-day operations
  • Issues bonds for construction or acquisition of additional parking facilities
  • Tracks rates and occupancies of other downtown parking lots and structures


There are no vacancies at this time.

County Members are:

Brandon Bryant
Donnell Cobbins

Farris DeBoard
Mary Sharp


For additional information about this board and its functions, please visit the Downtown Memphis website or contact Board President Paul Morris at (901) 575-0543.