Detroit is launching a mobile app as part of an effort to improve its parking system.
The city is weighing a proposal that would set varying — and in most cases steeper — hourly meter rates.
Detroit Chief Operations Officer Gary Brown explained to City Council on Monday that the city’s old parking meter system was in dire need of update.
The parking system uses technology tied to license plates in an effort to improve enforcement efficiency and increase options for payment.
Headed to downtown Royal Oak anytime soon? If so, take along plenty of quarters to feed the parking meters.