Leggett to annouce pay-by-cell program availble throughout Bethesda, Silver Spring, Wheaton and Montgomery Hills to Receive Service by Summer
Thursday, March 31, 2011
Rooftop, Bethesda-Elm Parking Garage
4841 Bethesda Avenue, Bethesda (Garage entrances on Bethesda Avenue and Elm Street)
Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett will announce that cell phones can now be used to pay for parking at County parking meters in Bethesda. By summer, the program will be expanded to include meters in Silver Spring, Wheaton, Montgomery Hills, and North Bethesda – for a total of 11,000 parking meters.
Joining Leggett will be Montgomery County Councilmember Roger Berliner, who represents Bethesda, and Krista Tassa, president MobileNOW!, the County’s contractor for the pay-by-cell program and a tenant of the Rockville Innovation Center.
* Staff will demonstrate how pay-by-cell works at one of the rooftop parking meters.