Traverse City Buzz: Parkmobile USA, Inc. announced today their revolutionary new service has been implemented in Traverse City. Customers can pay for parking with their cell phone using Parkmobile’s native mobile applications for the iPhone, Android, Windows, and Blackberry smart phones.

To use the new Parkmobile system, customers can register for free at or download the mobile app. Once registered, they can use the mobile app, the internet, or a toll free number to pay for parking. After setting up the account, customers can immediately start using the system with their registered mobile phone. They can also select the option to receive alerts and reminders 15 minutes prior to expiration of their parking session.

"Parkmobile is very excited to launch our mobile payment parking service in Traverse City another progressive thinking city," said Cherie Fuzzell, CEO of Parkmobile USA, Inc. “This technology offers customers a new and better way to pay for parking. Our mobile payment service is an example of another technology that can make our lives easier and more efficient.”

“We are excited to offer our customers a simpler way to purchase time while visiting Downtown Traverse City,” says Mayor Pro Tem Mary Ann Moore. “Now our visitors will not have to worry about always having change in their car.”

Traverse City marks the eighth city following Mount Clemens, Birmingham, Ferndale, Dearborn, Grand Rapids, Petoskey, and South Haven in Michigan that offers the Parkmobile mobile payment solution.

The new program will be throughout downtown. Parkmobile’s innovative technologies and services will enhance the experience of motorists. Parkmobile’s pay by phone is an ideal parking option, and is simple and convenient.

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