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Clery Act compliance using technology as a valuable ally

The Clery Act has particular requirements about what reporting is required and how crimes are categorized.  In April of this year, the US Department of Education adjusted their civil monetary penalties (CMPs) for any penalties assessed after April 20, 2017, and whose associated violations occurred after November 2, 2015.  The changes are meant to โ€œprovide the 2017…

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Building a security or parking system RFP? Ideas to get started

Consider these questions to get started. So itโ€™s time to put together a Request for Proposal (RFP) for your security or parking department.  It might seem daunting, and letโ€™s be honest, it just might be. RFP building can take a lot of time, and effort to pull the pieces together. Some organizations have the benefit…

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Pay-By-Plate: Your Ultimate Guide

There are various types of parking systems available in parking management guides. These parking systems differ regarding their systems and functionality. Out of these numerous parking systems, the one that weโ€™ll discuss in this blog is the pay-by-plate parking system. What is Pay-By-Plate Parking System? If you are purchasing parking time at a meter using…

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Benefits of Residential Parking Permits

For the benefit of residents, businesses, and visitors, municipalities have what we call Resident Parking Zones (RPZs). Streets, areas or bays, RPZs are places where parking is restricted or controlled using โ€˜residential parking permits’. The purpose of these permits is to regulate parking, minimize highway obstruction and give residents priority over available spaces. Enabling them…

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LPR the Ultimate Technology for Efficient Parking Enforcement

Static and mobile LPR (License Plate Recognition) are fast becoming the most efficient technology improvements for parking. Law enforcement agencies and parking management suppliers have opted to support the new technology that is considered helpful and useful by their staff. LPR is a system used to capture and analyze license plates. It can be used…

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Legal Virtual Chalking for Parking Management

Virtual chalking (also referred to as e-chalking; electronic chalking) is on its way to becoming the new standard in vehicle tracking for parking enforcement. Usually, traffic cops use a relatively standard technique to keep an eye on drivers who park their cars. To ensure that drivers donโ€™t overstay the time limit in parking lots, officers…