“Rio Claro beats Paris and Porto Alegre in the use of smart cards; Time Park is rocking the blue area in September
With three and a half months of operation of parking meters in the city, Rio Claro already has one of the world's highest rates of use of cards for issuing proof of parking on public roads. Information is director of Time Park, utility company's service in the county.”
Since when is a source of pride for a city to be one of the fastest charge to its citizens to leave their cars on the street, without security or any guarantee that it will not be stolen? The electronic parking meters are just flanelinhas.