Pay-by-app parking service to be offered in more US cities

Friday 29 November 2013 09:34 CET | News

Mobile parking application Pango has extended its reach in the US, providing their pay-by-mobile service in Alexandria VA.

The application can also be used for off-street garages with participating parking lots. Stores and restaurants can also provide complimentary or discounted parking with the use of prepaid codes.

Pago mobile application allows customers to press a button to begin a parking session. The setup requires the users to enter their license plate numbers and credit card details. Pango uses GPS to verify the customer’s location.

The service was brought to the US at the beginning of 2013, and before Alexandria, was already available in Phoenix AZ, New York City, Auburn NY, Towson MD, and Scranton PA.

Pango started in Israel as an automated phone parking service. The Pango parking application is available for iOS, Android, and BlackBerry devices.

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