Motorists parking in downtown Medford can now pay fees by phone, according to a news release.

Motorists parking in downtown Medford can now pay fees by phone, according to a news release.

A free app, PaybyPhone, is available in iPhone, Android and Blackberry markets. Motorists can also use the mobile site m.paybyphone.com, the website www.paybyphone.com or phone at 1-866-234-7275.

Users will get a text message when their meter is about to expire, giving them the option to feed it remotely or get back to their vehicle before it runs out.