HOLLYWOOD (CBSMiami) – Hollywood is going high-tech in an effort to help people ‘feed the meter’ at the city’s famous beaches.
On Monday, the will formally launch their Parkmobile app which will allow beach foes to use their cell phones to pay for parking at all city-owned lots and garages.
Those interested can download the Parkmobile app on their smart phones (iPhone, Android, Windows 7, or Blackberry), register online at www.parkmobile.com or call a toll-free 1-877-727-5714 to set up their account.
After setting up their account, customers can immediately start using the system with their registered mobile phone. They can also select the option to receive text message alerts and reminders.
Registered customers who use the system within the next 30 days will be automatically entered into a drawing to win a free iPad from Parkmobile.