Flashback: Germany′s First Parking Meters | Germany Today | DW | 17.03.2014
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Flashback: Germany's First Parking Meters

Germany's first parking meters were installed in the 1950s in an effort to decrease long-term parking in city centers. Twenty meters were installed on the main shopping street in Duisburg. Today, they're long gone, having suffered the same fate as public telephone booths.

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