İBB decided to extend the discounted campaign with credit card and İstanbulkart, which was launched in İSPARK car parks, until 31 March in line with the heavy demand from citizens.
Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality (IMM), to accelerate the flow of traffic and technological innovations to facilitate the lives of citizens to create a faster and safer parking concept to implement smart urbanism applications. It provides support to citizens through campaigns and projects that will facilitate both economic and life in all service areas.
IMM, within this scope; İSPARK decided to extend the campaign, which started in October 2019 in Istanbul parking lots, offering discounted payment with credit card and credit card, in the face of the intense demand from Istanbul residents.
Discounted payment by Istanbulkart and credit card, which provides great convenience and advantage to citizens in İSPARK car parks, will continue until 31 March 2020. Drivers will continue to benefit from a 10 percent discount when they pay with Istanbulkart in all ISPARKs and 5 percent when they pay by credit card.
FAST INCREASE IN THE NUMBER OF CARD PAYMENTS
The card payment application, which allows drivers to pay the parking fee faster and eliminates the need to pay cash, has received intense interest from citizens. Card usage rate increased from 1 percent to 12 percent with the expansion of the previously implemented card application to all ISPARK car parks.
İSPARK General Manager Murat Çakır said that İBB President Ekrem İmamoğlu instructed that smart city applications in urban transportation should be supported with sustainable and life-facilitating projects. Çakır said, “As İSPARK, we are rapidly implementing our projects in this field. We did not want to remain indifferent to the intense demand of our citizens due to the increase in the number of payments by Istanbulkart and credit card in our parking lots and we extended the discounted payment period ”.