Reading PennsylvaniaCity of Reading, Pennsylvania

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Access our Services by Mobile

The Reading Parking Authority offers parking payments using your smartphone via the MobileNOW service. No cash, No coins, No problem. Simply pay with your smartphone.

To begin paying via your smartphone simply follow these simple steps:

1.Download the MobileNOW! app from your phone’s app store.
2.Open the downloaded app
3.Register and fund the account
4.Enter the location and meter number
(located on the meter decal)
5.Select the amount of time you wish to park
6.Click on ‘Park Now’ to begin parking


You can park and pay by mobile phone whenever you see the MobileNOW! signs in a parking area or on parking meters. After you’ve parked your car, follow the instructions on the parking meter or nearby sign.


There are many benefits to payments using your smartphone including:

-You don’t need to carry cash
-Pay for the time parked only, where applicable
-Receive warning when time is about to expire
-Extend time remotely
-Any cell phone will do
-Use process completely intuitive
-Pay while already heading to your next destination
-No need to look for a pay station or stay in line
-Receive confirmation in seconds

For more information on the Mobile Now system please click the orange button.

Mobile Now meters are available for use at all metered spaces and includes the 10th & Penn Lot.