Passport Launches Mobile Parking App for Gaston County


Mobile parking application adds convenient payment solution


Gaston County, NC — The PassportParking® mobile parking application is now available in Gaston County for a simpler and quicker payment option. The mobile app is powered by the global leader of mobile payments for parking and transit, Passport, serving cities and universities throughout North America.

The app will provide drivers with the convenience of making payments from their smartphones, which makes paying easier. In addition to paying for parking, users can extend their parking sessions remotely, receive notifications when their parking sessions are low on time, view their parking history, and receive updates and alerts.

“Gaston County is thrilled to provide its residents and visitors with a mobile parking solution,” said Michael Lee, parking supervisor for Gaston County Public Works

Department. “The PassportParking app will allow users to easily manage and pay for their parking sessions without having to run back and feed the meter. Having the ability to utilize your smartphone to handle parking provides our community with the convenience they want in the modern age.”

“We are excited to launch our mobile parking solution in Gaston County,” said Kelsey Owens, sales executive at Passport. “With Passport’s parking technology, we are able to provide the community with an advanced payment option that modernizes the parking experience.”

Passport is expanding its mobile footprint in North Carolina where it is currently available in Charlotte, Asheville, Durham, and Raleigh. The app is free to download through the App Store and Google Play. Users can also manage their parking online at  


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


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