Latitude Apartments Introduces Mobile Parking App Powered by Passport
Student-living complex adds new way to pay for parking
Champaign, IL (November 27, 2017) — Passport, the global leader of mobile payments for parking and transit, has expanded its mobile footprint in Champaign. Student-living apartment operator, Latitude, has introduced the PassportParking® mobile parking application at nearly 300 parking spaces across four lots throughout the complex.
The mobile app will make it easier for students and guests to make quicker parking payments. In addition to paying for parking, users can:
- Monitor their parking sessions
- Extend time remotely
- View payment history
- Receive email receipts
“We are thrilled to add a convenient way for the Latitude community to pay for parking,” said Abby Gallagher, Latitude Parking. “By implementing PassportParking, we are able to provide our parkers with an easy way to pay and manage their parking sessions directly from their smartphones.”
“Passport is excited to introduce its mobile parking app at Latitude,” said Michael Danko, project manager at Passport. “In today’s digital age, the app will provide a convenient and efficient way for users to pay and manage parking from their mobile devices.”
Passport also powers MobileMeter, the official mobile parking for the City of Urbana and Champaign.
The PassportParking app is free to download through the App Store and Google Play. Users can also manage their parking at ppprk.com.
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.
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