parking meter definition

parking meter means an apparatus for use on or in the vicinity of a parking place for indicating, as respects a space provided at that parking place for the leaving of vehicles, whether the initial charge has been paid and whether the period for which payment was made by the initial charge has expired;
parking meter means a device that shall indicate thereon the length of time during which a vehicle may be parked which shall have as a part thereof a receptacle for receiving and storing coins, a slot or place in which such coins may be deposited, a timing mechanism to indicate the passage of the interval of time during which the parking is permissible and which shall also display a signal when said interval of time shall have elapsed.
parking meter means a device for registering and visibly recording of a parking period in accordance with the insertion of a coin or other prescribed object therein and includes a post or fixture to which it is attached;

Examples of parking meter in a sentence

  • Employees in this class may be assigned to train employees in Parking Meter Technician Trainee skills and duties of lower level classifications in the division on an as-needed basis.

  • THAT Council approve the Parking Meter program enhancements outlined in Appendix 4, reflecting $1.5 million of net revenues incorporated in the 2011 estimates, and instruct the Director of Legal Services to amend the appropriate By-Laws.

  • Parking Meter Technician Trainee employees shall be required to perform all duties of the Parking Meter Technician Trainee classification and may be assigned duties of a Parking Meter Technician on an as-needed basis.

  • Employees in the Parking Meter Technician Trainee classification shall be eligible to progress through Levels 1 and 2 of the training program.

  • Upon successfully passing the Level 2 skills test, the employee shall be eligible for upgrading to a Parking Meter Technician.


More Definitions of parking meter

parking meter means any mechanical device or meter not inconsistent with this Chapter placed or erected for the regulation of parking by authority of this Chapter. Each parking meter installed shall indicate by proper legend the legal parking time established by the Council and, when operated, shall at all times indicate the balance of legal parking time, and at the expiration of such period shall indicate illegal or overtime parking.
parking meter means a device mechanically capable, when properly operated, of recording the length of time a vehicle remains legally parked in an adjacent parking meter space, and displaying a signal when such vehicle remains parked beyond the legal limit.
parking meter means a device intended to assist public authorities in enforcing ordinances limiting the time during which vehicles may be parked on any highways within a parking meter zone. (1944 Code Ch. 18 §54.)
parking meter means any mechanical, electrical or electronic device or appliance designed for the purpose of automatically measuring and indicating the period of time within which a motor vehicle is or may legally be parked in a metered parking bay, and includes the stand to which the meter is affixed.
parking meter means an apparatus of a type and design approved by the Secretary of State for Transport for the purpose of this Order being apparatus designed to indicate the time by a clock and to issue numbered tickets indicating the payment of a charge, the period in respect of which it has been paid and the day and time at which the charge was paid, or the expiry time of the period paid for;
parking meter means a mechanical or electronic device designed to accept payment in exchange for a period of legal parking that is indicated by means of a signal on the device or on a ticket dispensed by the device;