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A new way to pay for meter parking in Fort Worth's West Seventh district

Posted Nov. 16, 2018

a finger pushes the buttons on a new parking meter
Enjoy a smarter way to park in the business, shopping and dining district of West Seventh.

On-street mobile payment for parking has been expanded to meters in the West Seventh Street entertainment district.

Customers using the FW PARK app can pay for parking with their smartphones using the free mobile application for iPhone and Android. Additionally, Parkmobile customers from other cities can pay for parking in Fort Worth using a current Parkmobile account. A toll-free number is also posted on signage for those without a smartphone to make on-street payments.

Once registered, parkers can immediately begin using the app with their registered mobile device or call the toll-free number to pay for parking. Enforcement officers will be able to see that a motorist has paid with FW PARK using their wireless handheld devices, so customers should not worry when the meter does not change. Mobile app users may also choose to receive alerts and reminders 15 minutes before their parking session expires.

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Trinity Metro Public Hearing for Proposed New Route : noon Dec. 11, 2018; Intermodal Transportation Center, Second Floor, Community Room, 1001 Jones Street.
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Canceled Audit Committee: 1 p.m. Dec. 11, 2018; City Council Conference Room 290, Second Floor, City Hall, 200 Texas Street.

Canceled Infrastructure & Transportation Committee: 2 p.m. Dec. 11, 2018; City Council Conference Room 290, Second Floor, City Hall, 200 Texas Street.

Legislative and Intergovernmental Affairs Committee: 2:30 p.m. Dec. 11, 2018; City Hall, second floor, City Council Conference Room 290, 200 Texas Street.
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City Council Work Session: 3 p.m. Dec. 11, 2018; City Council Conference Room 290, Second Floor, City Hall, 200 Texas Street.
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City Council Meeting: 7 p.m. Dec. 11, 2018; Council Chambers, Second Floor, City Hall, 200 Texas Street.
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Notice of Public Hearing - Prairie Dog Park: 7 p.m. Dec. 11, 2018; City Council Chambers, Second Floor, City Hall, 200 Texas Street.
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Notice of Public Hearing - Forest Park: 7 p.m. Dec. 11, 2018; City Council Chambers, Second Floor, City Hall, 200 Texas Street.
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Notice of Public Hearing - Trinity Park: 7 p.m. Dec. 11, 2018; City Council Chambers, Second Floor, City Hall , 200 Texas Street.
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Workforce Solutions of Tarrant County Board of Directors: 9 a.m. Dec. 12, 2018; The Amon Carter Center at Lena Pope, 3200 Sanguinet Street.
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Zoning Commission Work Session: 11:30 a.m. Dec. 12, 2018; City Hall, Second Floor, Council Conference Room 290, 200 Texas Street.
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Zoning Commission Public Hearing: 1 p.m. Dec. 12, 2018; City Hall, Second Floor, Council Chambers, 200 Texas Street.
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Fort Worth Professional Fire Fighters Association Collective Bargaining Negotiations: 1 p.m. Dec. 12, 2018; IAFF Local 440 Office, 3855 Tulsa Way.
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Wholesale Water and Wastewater Advisory Committee: 2:30 p.m. Dec. 12, 2018; Rolling Hills Water Treatment Plant, 2500 SE Loop 820.
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Park and Recreation Advisory Board: 4 p.m. Dec. 12, 2018; Fort Worth Botanic Garden, Deborah Beggs Moncrief Garden Center, 3220 Botanic Garden Boulevard.
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Stormwater Management Public Meeting Early Flood Warning System Grant: 6 p.m. Dec. 12, 2018; Hazel Harvey Peace Center for Neighborhoods, 818 Missouri Ave, Room 105.

City's Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) Public Hearing: 6 p.m. Dec. 12, 2018; Fort Worth City Hall, 200 Texas Street - City Council Conference Room 290.

Community Development Council: 6:15 p.m. Dec. 12, 2018; City Council Conference Room 290, Second Floor, City Hall, 200 Texas Street.
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Tarrant County Adult Education & Literacy Consortium Meeting: 9:30 a.m. Dec. 13, 2018; Workforce Development Board Offices, Suite 600, Large Conference Room, 1230 S. University Drive.
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Mayors Committee on Persons with Disabilities: 10 a.m. Dec. 13, 2018; Hazel Harvey Peace Center for Neighborhoods, Room 201 A B, 818 Missouri Avenue.
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Holiday Party at Handley Meadowbrook Community Center: 10 a.m. Dec. 13, 2018; Handley Meadowbrook Community Center, 6201 Beaty St.

Holiday Senior Pancake Breakfast at Greenbriar Community Center: 10 a.m. Dec. 13, 2018; Greenbriar Community Center, 5200 Hemphill.

Regional Transportation Council : 1 p.m. Dec. 13, 2018; North Central Texas Council of Governments, First Floor, Transportation Council Room, 616 Six Flags Drive, Arlington, TX 76011.
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Community Action Partners Council: 1:30 p.m. Dec. 13, 2018; Fort Worth City Credit Union, First Floor, Board Room, 2309 Montgomery Street.
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Fort Worth Housing Solutions Board of Commissioners: 5 p.m. Dec. 13, 2018; FWHS Administrative Office Board Room, 1201 East 13th Street.
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Intersection Improvements Basswood at U.S. 377 and Kroger Drive at U.S. 377 Project Meeting: 6 p.m. Dec. 13, 2018; Alliance United Methodist Church, 7904 Park Vista Blvd.

Minority and Women Business Enterprise Advisory Committee: 11:30 a.m. Dec. 14, 2018; James E. Guinn Building, First Floor, Pharma Fab Conference Room #116, 1150 South Freeway.
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Holiday Movie Night at North Tri Community Center: 6 p.m. Dec. 14, 2018; North Tri-Ethnic Community Center, 2950 Roosevelt Ave.

Code Rangers: 9 a.m. Dec. 15, 2018; Hazel Harvey Peace Center for Neighborhoods, 818 Missouri Ave.

Rolling Town Hall: 10 a.m. Dec. 15, 2018; Chesapeake Plaza, 100 Pier 1 Plaza.

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