CivicSmart, Inc.

(414) 877-5481
316 N. Milwaukee Street
Suite 202
Milwaukee, WI 53202


CivicSmart, Inc., is a leading innovator of “Smart Parking" products, technologies, and services. 

Our Mission is to improve the quality of life and economic health of communities around the world by providing innovative technologies to make parking and transportation systems more efficient, more responsive and safer.

Our solutions, which are used in over 1,000 cities on five continents, include highly-accurate vehicle detection sensors, smart parking meters, wireless handheld enforcement solutions, electronic permits, and comprehensive data management systems.

CivicSmart was founded in 2015 when it acquired Duncan Parking Technologies, Inc.  "Duncan" is an iconic parking brand with 82 years' experience as a pioneer helping cities manage their on-street parking programs.



Michael Nickolaus
President & CEO
(202) 841-0225


Cassie Hoglund
Marketing Rep
(414) 877-5481

Started in:


  • Milwaukee 7

Core Competencies:

CivicSmart's Core Smart Parking products include:

  • Smart Parking Meters
  • Vehicle Detection Sensor
  • Electronic Permits
  • Handheld Citation Enforcement Solutions
  • Backend Management Systems
  • Motorist Guidance
  • On-street Reservations
  • Mobile Apps

Each product and service that CivicSmart provides is designed with the future in mind. We understand that technology evolves rapidly and rather than being intimidated by this, we embrace the opportunity to drive this innovation.  We are constantly enhancing our products to deliver better value to our customers while maintaining compatibility with prior products to protect your investment.


As a Smart Parking innovator, CivicSmart has 1,500 municipal clients including: Chicago, Detroit, Atlanta, San Diego, New Orleans, El Paso, Raleigh, and Charleston, SC.  International clients include: North Sydney (Australia), Ottawa (Canada), Harare (Zimbabwe), Bhopal (India) and several Emirates in the U.A.E.

CivicSmart’s patented sensors have been tested and approved by the Florida DOT and are avaiable on the state’s Innovative Products List.  They are being deployed across several FDOT districts as part of a nationwide Truck Parking initiative to provide truckers with real-time information about parking availability.

Cities like Sedona, AZ ( are using CivicSmart sensor data to show motorists where to find vacant downtown parking spaces.

Supplier to the Defense Industry:
No, have never supplied to the defense industry, but would be interested in doing so

Number of Employees:

We are:
  • Minority Owned
  • Other

Import: No

Export: Yes

Export Countries: Cities in Australia, Asia, Africa and South America.


  • Automotive
  • Foxconn


  • Other: PCI-DSS

Markets Interested in Serving

  • Transportation Manufacturing
  • Other
  • Parking Products and Services and Municipal/State Government


  • Engineering, Scientific and Technical Services
  • Manufacturing: Machinery and Equipment
  • Transportation, Logistics, Warehousing

Seeking local sources for:

  • Components, Parts and Hardware
  • Engineering, Scientific and Technical Services
  • Import-Export Services
  • Research and Development / Prototyping
  • Transportation, Logistics, Warehousing

Manufacturing Tier

  • OEM: An original equipment manufacturer, or OEM, refers to a company that makes a final product for the consumer marketplace.

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