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Leftover time on West Palm Beach parking meters will help homeless

Leftover time on West Palm Beach parking meters will help homeless

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. - A new program in downtown West Palm Beach is helping the homeless, and it has to do with how much time you put on the meter. The West Palm Beach City Commission gave unanimous approval to establish a program that transfers unused parking...

Parking meters run out in Brattleboro

Parking meters run out in Brattleboro

BRATTLEBORO — New, more technologically friendly parking meters are coming to the downtown area early next year — making payment for parking possible via phone apps and credit/debit cards as well as coins. Select Board members approved the approximately $275,000...

NJ Senate To Vote On Digitial Parking Meters

NJ Senate To Vote On Digitial Parking Meters

New Jersey's Senate is expected to vote Friday on allowing towns to use digital parking meters that alert enforcement officers about any violation so they can ticket the offending vehicle. Brian Cassidy with Municipal Parking Services says the system is intended to...

Smarter Parking With AR Technology

Smarter Parking With AR Technology

Traffic wardens are often not well-liked, but their work is necessary to keep roads and streets clear. Technology company IPS Group is attempting to use augmented reality (AR) technology to make parking operations easier. The technology presented by IPS Group uses AR...

Downtown parking meters displaying mixed messages…

Downtown parking meters displaying mixed messages…

Charleston, S.C. (WCIV) — The City of Charleston voted in March to double parking meter rates and extend the hours of enforcement from 6 p.m. until 10 p.m. But many parking meters downtown are still displaying old prices, and old pay times. City of Charleston's...

Monthly parking meter revenue almost doubles since 2015

Monthly parking meter revenue almost doubles since 2015

Since paid parking hit the downtown Square, parking meters have brought in about 40 percent more revenue than during the first year the meters were put in around the Square. In May, meters took in $91,913 compared to $64,931 in May 2015. The average monthly income for...

New parking meters would take plastic in Brattleboro, VT

New parking meters would take plastic in Brattleboro, VT

Searching all over the car for change to pay for parking could become a thing of the past. Town officials believe parking meters accepting credit or debit cards would result in a large increase in revenue that would allow the town to quickly repay a loan to buy the...

Princeton officials planning to acquire new parking pay stations

Princeton officials planning to acquire new parking pay stations

Princeton officials will spend $1 million for a company to provide and install high-tech single-space parking meters and multi-space pay stations that will have multiple payment options. In all, some 1,000 meters will be replaced, municipal Engineer Deanna Stockton...

Mobile pay feature coming to Northgate parking meters

Mobile pay feature coming to Northgate parking meters

COLLEGE STATION, Tex. (KBTX) - The City of College Station has approved more than $100,000 worth of upgrades for some parking meters. On Monday night, council approved a contract with IPS to improve the meters in the Northgate area. "We're actually upgrading the...

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