Antibes, France (French Republic)
FRENCH INVENTOR PAUL GRISON HOLDS ELECTRONIC PARKING TICKETS.
French inventor Paul Grison, holds electronic parking ticket cards (L), called "Clip Card", a handset, and a traditional hand-written French ticket (R), February 25. The electronic cards, indicating fines relative to the violation: 75FF, 230FF, or 900FF, are placed in the handset, car licence and violation type are recorded, and the card is then clipped on the windscreen wiper. Fines would be paid at an electronic parking meter with a bank card.