Now You Can Pay for Parking by Phone!|
The Town of Greenwich has partnered with Parkmobile, the leading provider of on-demand and prepaid mobile payments, for on- and off-street parking pay by phone. Paying for parking will now be easier, effortless and innovative way of paying parking transactions by mobile phone. The new partnership will expand the current pay by phone transactions so residents, businesses, and visitors will be able to conduct their parking transactions by mobile phone throughout Greenwich.
Greenwich, CT, December 12, 2014 - Parkmobile USA, Inc. announced today of a new partnership with the Town of Greenwich that will allow customers to use their mobile phones to pay for parking at the Town Hall garage, Island Beach parking lot, Horseneck parking lot and Soundview parking lot. This is the first step in expanding mobile payment transactions throughout the Town of Greenwich. Customers will be able to utilize their smartphones to pay for parking using Parkmobile’s mobile applications with iPhones, Androids, Windows, and Blackberry phones. After an exhaustive search, Parkmobile was selected to replace the current provider, Verrus/Paybyphone.com. The transition will start in December with media and information dissemination followed by the actual switch over on December 23, 2014. Please register in advance at www.parkmobile.com
or download the mobile app in their phone’s app store.
“We are excited to work with ParkMobile, pay by phone industry leader, and implement a Town-wide pay by phone option. This partnership will expand current mobile payment options and revolutionize the current parking operation as it has done for Norwalk, New Haven and Hartford.”
Once registered, customers may use the mobile app, the internet, or call a toll-free number to pay for parking. After setting up their account, they can immediately start using the system with their registered mobile phone. 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.
Parkmobile is the leading provider for on-demand and prepaid mobile payments for on- and off-street parking. Their services are used in more than 600 locations in the U.S. by millions of registered users. Parkmobile’s investors include Fontinalis Partners, BCD Group, and BMW Group. Fontinalis Partners, with offices in Detroit and Boston, is a venture capital firm strategically focused on Next-Generation Mobility. With annual global revenues of $24 billion, including $9.2 billion partner sales, BCD Group is an international market leader in corporate and online travel, off-airport parking and the mobile parking industry. For more information please visit www.parkmobile.com
or on Twitter @Parkmobile.