Data collection system for electronic parking meters

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 8339281
APP PUB NO 20120223841A1
SERIAL NO

13454976

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There is disclosed a single space parking meter that includes a low powered radio for communicating with a mobile access point. There is also provided a parking meter management system comprising a single space parking meter and a mobile access point. The mobile access point comprises a coin collection cart, and a mobile data collection terminal including a wireless radio for communicating with the wireless radio of the single space parking meter. Also disclosed is a method of managing single space parking meters comprising the steps of collecting and storing meter information in a single space parking meter, receiving at a main electronics board of the single space parking meter a transmit signal, and transmitting the meter information to a mobile access point using a low powered radio of the single space parking meter.

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Patent Owner(s)

Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
J.J. Mackay Canada LimitedNEW GLASGOW NS21

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Chauvin, Gregory Emile Brookside, CA 14 183
Erksine, Neil Stuart Halifax, CA 1 24
MacKay, George Allan New Glasgow, CA 23 270

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