This past Saturday marked the 76th anniversary of the first installation of what ubiquitous - and loathed - device?

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by / July 18, 2011
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Answer: The Parking Meter

The first meter was installed July 16, 1935 in Oklahoma City, Okla.

Chad Vander Veen

Chad Vander Veen previously served as the editor of FutureStructure, and the associate editor of Government Technology and Public CIO magazines.

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