If you’re anticipating to compensate for travel parking in Philadelphia with your smartphone, you’re now out of luck. The Philadelphia Parking Authority has close down a mobile remuneration app.
MeterUP, a mobile remuneration service, was impounded during 12:01 a.m. Wednesday.
PPA officials pronounced a association that designed and maintains a app, Pango USA, is carrying financial problems and has been incompetent to compensate a credit label estimate service. A ask for criticism from Pango USA was not immediately answered.
Drivers can still use credit cards for parking remuneration during a vast immature kiosks, as good as money and coins.
Clarena Tolson, a PPA’s executive director, apologized for a close down job a preference “unavoidable.”
The app was launched in Nov 2015. It is heavily-promoted on PPA skill with signs and stickers for a app posted on parking kiosks and parking signs.
Pango USA was sole in Oct 2016 and afterwards began to run into financial trouble, a PPA said.
Tolson pronounced a parking management is putting out a ask for offer to reinstate Pango USA as a use provider, though believes it could be several months before a new association is brought online.