Wireless communication parking meter system and method

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 9697506
APP PUB NO 20120285790A1
SERIAL NO

13468859

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A parking system is provided. The parking system includes a computerized parking management system and at least one single-space parking meter configured to communicate parking data between the single-space parking meter and the parking management system via a wireless network. The system includes a mobile citation unit configured to communicate parking enforcement data between the mobile citation unit and the parking management system via the wireless network. The parking management system processes and stores parking data received from the single-space parking meters and processes and stores enforcement data from the mobile citation unit.

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Patent Owner(s)

Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
DUNCAN PARKING TECHNOLOGIES, INC.HARRISON, AR30

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Jones, Gavin Pymble, AU 22 461
Nickolaus, Mike Milwaukee, US 6 171
Subramanya, Balu Darnestown, US 21 304

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