Parkmobile Partners with City of Dallas to Bring Mobile Payments for Parking to the Entire City

September 12, 2016

With the launch of Parkmobile, residents and visitors will be able to conduct their parking transactions by mobile phone throughout the city

Dallas , TX—Septmeber 12, 2016 – Parkmobile, LLC, the leading provider of mobile-enabled parking and mobility-related services, and City of Dallas announced today that Parkmobile will be the new mobile payments provider for the city starting Monday, September 12th. The company’s mobile payments solution will allow cusotmers to use their mobile phones to pay for parking at approximately 4,500 on street spaces in city. Customers can pay for parking with their smartphones using Parkmobile’s mobile applications for iPhone, Android, and Windows phones.

The city’s current mobile payments provider will no longer be in service, and the Parkmobile service can be used effective the week of September 12, 2016. Parkers should register in advance at by downloading the mobile app in their phone’s app store or online at www.parkmobile.com. Once registered, customers may use the mobile app, internet, or call a toll free number to pay for parking. After setting up their account, they can immediately begin using the system with their registered mobile phone.

“Parkmobile is honored to partner with a city that is a progressive city,” said Jon Ziglar, CEO of Parkmobile. “We are thrilled to partner with the City of Dallas to offer this technology, which enhances the parking experience by eliminating the need to swipe a card or feed coins to a meter. Parkmobile looks forward to working with Dallas to offer drivers a more robust means of parking.”

This convenient service also provides customers the ability to receive alerts when their meter time is about to expire, extend their time remotely without returning to the meter, utilize credit cards in locations that do not offer manual credit card payments, as well as print and keep receipts for parking. Additionally, enforcement officers will be able to see that a motorist has paid with Parkmobile using their wireless handheld devices, so customers should not worry when the meter does not change. Parkmobile’s mobile payment solution is an added payment option and is intended to complement existing parking payment options. All existing forms of payment are still valid for use.

With the most widely used mobile parking solution in the country and 5 million people using Parkmobile’s services over 30 million times per year, Parkmobile is excited to make a difference leveraging our large network of users. Parkmobile is already in use in communities throughout Texas including Fort Worth,  Houston, Galveston, San Antonio, TAMU, and Corpus Christi to name a few.

 

About Parkmobile

Parkmobile, LLC is the leading provider for on-demand and prepaid mobile payments for on- and off-street parking. Their services have been adopted in more than 2,000 locations, including 35 of the top 100 cities in the U.S. by millions of registered users. Parkmobile’s services include on-street parking, off-street parking deck, airport and event reservations and municipal parking permit solutions. Parkmobile serves over 20 airports as well as provides reserved parking solutions for private operators, the Super Bowl, the College Football Championship Series, Fenway Park, FedEx Field and Nationwide Arena, to name a few. For more information, visit us at www.parkmobile.com, on Twitter @Parkmobile, or facebook.com/Parkmobile.