As one who is always concerned about how many digits to make a Unique ID number, it seems that the SFMTA Parking Ticket numbers are getting used up at a super fast rate.
I got 4 tickets over a 1 mont period.. so I wanted to use the data for something. At this rate they use up over 700,000 numbers in a month. Citation Payment Data (San Francisco)
Outstanding citations for License plate:CA XXTFX999 as of 09/17/2009 07:19:18 PM
Pay Citation Number Amount Sept. 15th, 2009: 771,159,999 $53.00
: 771,028,888 $53.00
: 770,697,777 $53.00
Aug. 24th, 2009: 770,436,666 $53.00 Note: I altered the last 4 digits. Also .. I'm assuming they use a check digit and skip numbers in the sequence to avoid input errors.