parking meter


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a coin-operated timer located next to a parking space

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The smart parking meter is an electronic device that records the total time purchased for the parking of the vehicle.
For 40 years, that system remained the most popular - if you can ever describe parking meters as popular...
One of the bidders on the Niagara Falls parking meter installation, Karen Cardillo, who represents Hectronits, and who did the meters for Niagara Falls Ontario, Austin Texas, Waterbury Connecticut and other cities and said she plans to bid again if and when the city puts the parking meters out to bid after the mayoral election, said the present Dyster plan is wrong.
Many people view parking meters as an unnecessary evil and nothing more than a money-grab by the city.
Residents who spoke to XPRESS said they have also used Bahraini dinars, Turkish liras and Saudi riyals in the Mawaqif parking meters.
In some locations - near coffee shops, banks or the post office, for instance - it might be a good idea to keep short-term parking meters in place to increase the likelihood that customers running a quick errand could find a convenient parking spot.
Britain got its first parking meter - in Grosvenor Square, London - in 1958.
The Swedish security services company Nordisk Bevakningstjanst AB said on Friday (11 February) that it had won a three-year contract to service and empty parking meters in Stockholm, Sweden.
Remembering to feed the parking meter could be an inconvenience of the past.
"As the men continued to pound the heavy doors with the parking meter, others in the crowd grabbed whatever they could find to throw.
that a parking meter can be installed and instantly ready to accept secure smart cards as payment," David Dull, CEO of Duncan, said in a released statement.
P-Day was then designated as June 4 1963, though there was considerable PMT (parking meter tension) leading up to it.
There was a time in the busy streets of Johannesburg when, if your luck was in, you could get away with an expired parking meter, because the meter maid was patrolling a distant street on her beat.
Summary: Vehicle parking meter are the devices that are used to maintain parking availability in public, private & commercial spaces.
New digital touch screen parking meter machine opposite the Jafiliya metro station, Dubai.