Tuesday, December 11, 2012
ParkMe Formally Launches In LA, Santa Monica
Parkme, the Santa Monica-based startup which provides smartphone users with real-time, parking information, said today that it has formally launched its services in btoh Santa Monica and Los Angeles. The company said that the Los Angeles Department of Transportation (LADOT) has selected it to help enhance the LA Express Park program, offering real time parking informtaion on parkin meters, prices, hours of operation, and more; in addition, the firm said th the City of Santa Monica is planning to roll out its own parking application, which will show real-time availability of all parking meters and occupancy at public facilities. ParkMe was founded by Sam Friedman and Alex Israel.