July 16, 1935 - the world’s first parking meter was installed in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. it originally cost five cents for one hour’s use, and the first person to be arrested for a meter violation was a minister
above, a woman using a Magee-Hale Park-O-Meter in Oklahoma City, 1935 

July 16, 1935 - the world’s first parking meter was installed in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. it originally cost five cents for one hour’s use, and the first person to be arrested for a meter violation was a minister

above, a woman using a Magee-Hale Park-O-Meter in Oklahoma City, 1935