Covington Partners with Passport to Launch New Mobile Parking Payment App
PassportParking mobile app introduces easier way to pay for parking in conjunction with Cincy EZPark
Covington, KY – Covington today announced the launch of the mobile parking app, PassportParking®. The mobile app will be available at over 400 on-street parking meter locations, and parkers who already with Cincinnati’s mobile parking app, Cincy EZPark, will have the ability to pay for parking in Covington with either their PassportParking or Cincy EZPark application. Residents and visitors have the option to pay for their parking session through the PassportParking app or through the Cincy EZPark app.
With PassportParking, users can purchase parking using a debit or credit card, monitor and receive notifications when their session runs low, view all parking history, and extend time remotely.
“The city wants to make parking a simple and convenient process for residents and visitors,” said Mike Yeager, development director/city engineer. “By partnering with Passport, the industry leader for mobile payment technology, we’re able to provide parkers with an enhanced parking experience.”
“Passport is proud to bring our mobile application to the City of Covington,” said April Dickerson, Project Manager at Passport. “Providing residents and visitors with an efficient way to handle their parking needs through their smartphone device gives them an enhancer user experience, as well as opens up the door to new technology initiatives for the city.”
Passport powers the parking apps of other large cities across North America, including Boston, Chicago, Cincinnati, and Detroit.
Passport is the industry’s leading mobile technology solution specializing in enterprise business applications and payments for the public and private sector. Passport’s product lines–parking payments, transit payments, enforcement and permit management–collectively serve to deliver dynamic tools for agencies to better connect with their communities. Its services have been adopted by over 300 agencies on over 3,000 locations globally including Chicago, Toronto, Boston, Portland, Westminster and Miami. Passport’s mission is to reduce operational complexity and deliver intelligent data to improve decision making for its clients.
Passport is backed by a group of investors, including Grotech Ventures, Relevance Capital, and MK Capital. For more information, please visit www.passportinc.com.