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How cities should think about car use

First published MARCH 13, 2022 Updated 55 minutes ago Omid Khazaeian Dr. Omid Khazaeian graduated from Te Herenga Waka–Victoria University of Wellington with a PhD in Geographic Information Science. Her PhD thesis won the New Zealand Spatial Excellence Award for 2021 Show more Transport As cities strive to reduce their emissions, car use is an […]

Can the city center once again become a “meeting place”? | Manchester

MANCHESTER — With a hint of nostalgia in her voice, Linda Krob described a typical Thursday night scene in the 1960s, when people flocked to downtown Main Street. “It was just a meeting place. There would be so many people there – teenagers, parents. It was just a big part of our lives back then,” […]

St Helens 10K race 2022: all road closures and where to park

The St Helens 10k will return this weekend, kicking off on Sunday March 6. The race will see hundreds of runners take to the streets of the city centre, namely the huge “dreaded” hill of North Road. The road that stretches north from the town center is steep, which can prove a challenge for even […]

Bath park and rides could stay open until midnight under new plans

Buses could run to Bath Park and Rides until almost midnight in a major service shake-up. Lansdown, Odd Down and Newbridge facilities which currently do not operate after 8.40pm Monday to Saturday and just after 6pm on Sunday. The West of England Combined Authority is asking potential contractors to price ongoing services to and from […]

Frustrated business owners react as council closes town center car park

Traders in Wigan say the closure of a popular car park is the ‘final nail’ in the coffin of business owners in the once thriving market town. Wigan Council has announced the closure of The Galleries car park in the town center due to anti-social behavior from Friday February 25. According to local business owners, […]

Extended hours to stay at Hargreaves Street multi-storey car park after successful trial | Bendigo Advertiser

news, local news, parking, Hargreaves, success, free, parking, Bendigo The Hargreaves Street multi-storey car park will extend its opening hours on Friday and Saturday evenings and will remain open on Sundays after a recent successful trial over Christmas. From February 18, the car park will remain open until 10 p.m. on Friday and Saturday evenings […]

Homeless pods will be erected in a Newport parking lot

A HOMELESS HOUSING SCHEME on a Newport car park is underway – despite being turned down by a council planning committee. The controversial plan to build 12 modular homes in the Hill Street car park in downtown Newport has been recommended for approval by council planning officers, before the planning committee votes to refuse the […]

Republic Day 2022: Delhi Metro timetable; traffic restrictions in place – details of routes open to the public

Delhi Metro | Photo credit: IANS New Delhi: In preparation for the Republic Day Parade, elaborate traffic arrangements and restrictions are in place for the smooth running of the parade along the route. Delhi Metro and Delhi Traffic Police have issued traffic advisories for hassle-free journeys for commuters wishing to venture out during the day. […]

Broad Marsh Car Park is off to a slow start with 240 cars per day using a 1,200 vehicle site

Nottingham City Council says an average of 242 customers a day have used the new 1,280 space Broad Marsh car park since it opened in November. The Labor-led authority says no new car parks will operate at full capacity when Covid has reduced the number of workers entering the city. But since it opened on […]

Bristol City Council’s proposed budget hits motorists hard

Drivers are set to pay a steep price to help Bristol City Council close a £19.5million budget gap, including ending free parking in parks and green spaces. Residents with disabilities will also be charged for the first time for vehicle spaces outside their homes, while charges will be introduced at 15 car parks where they […]

Large pitched project for the White Spot site on Douglas: social housing in towers, offices, restaurant, shops, public square

Private promoter in partnership with the provincial government; buildings up to 20 floors The province is partnering with a private developer to build nearly 500 supervised and affordable housing units on Douglas Street. The half-block site, containing the former White Spot restaurant and the Capital City Center hotel, could see a cluster of buildings up […]

Completion of the new park and ride in Winchester

ENTREPRENEURS appear to have completed the controversial new multi-storey parking lot in Winchester. The old Vaultex site on Barfield Close has been transformed into a 15-meter-high, three-level car park for 287 cars. The opening date is unclear as the developer, City Council, is not available to comment on the Christmas holidays. The planning permission was […]

Aberdeen FC | Info Red Army for the Easter route

INFORMATION FOR THE SUPPORTER Easter Road Stadium is located at 12 Albion Place, Edinburgh, EH7 5QG. The stadium is located on the northeast side of Edinburgh City and on the east side of Easter Road at Albion Place / Road. Aberdeen supporters will be accommodated in the south stand. Private vehicles are best parked west […]

York City Council could be sued over downtown car ban that ‘discriminates against people with disabilities’ | UK News

Disability rights groups say the UK’s 2.4 million blue badge holders suffer discrimination due to increasingly stringent restrictions on cars in cities. The Disability Rights UK charity says some councils are flouting equality laws, with social distancing measures, increased street trading and anti-terrorism barriers, reducing opportunities to park near shops and services. Although 15% of […]

Living in downtown Naples a major convenience while on vacation

While family and friends living in the north must don chunky jackets, scarves and gloves to traverse the icy pavement in search of Christmas presents, residents of Stella Naples will be wearing resort clothes and sunglasses. flip flops after taking a short stroll through all the amazing gift shops, boutiques and restaurants in the sunny […]

Wrexham Victorian Christmas Market: when, where, road closures and where to park

Christmas events are back after a year of absence due to the coronavirus pandemic – and they seem more popular than ever. Wrexham didn’t have a city light on, but one of the most popular Christmas events will be making a comeback this week. The Victorian Christmas Market is back and will be expanding into […]

City councilors approve the plan to create a commemorative garden on the “surplus to needs” parking lot

Councilors voted plans to convert a small parking lot in downtown Mansfield into a Covid memorial garden weeks after council declared the site ‘surplus to recruitments’. Mansfield District Council plans will see the 19-space Old Town Hall parking lot on Queen Street converted into a ‘pocket park’ with a stone to commemorate the Covid-19 pandemic. […]

Folkestone Harbor Arm Festive Market 2021: dates, times and what to expect

A huge Christmas market arrives for the first time on Folkestone seafront. The city’s port arm will house around 20 makeshift huts, all with independent traders selling their wares this year. The landmark is usually very popular during the summer months with live music and food stalls. And it seems that the minds behind the […]

As homeless contracts leave town, Seattle still wants a say in how its money is spent

Councilor Andrew Lewis By Erica C. Barnett At the end of 2021, the city of Seattle will cede direct control of all of its existing homeless service contracts to the King County Regional Homeless Authority. But deliberations on the city’s 2022 budget made one thing clear: The city still expects to have a direct hand […]

Active Displacement Measures Extended on Harrogate Streets | New

A pioneering program to further encourage walking and cycling in Harrogate has been extended until August 2022. Experimental traffic restrictions on Beech Grove and Lancaster Road have been in place since February, with the installation of road signs, bollards and planters – known as modal filters. These prevent non-residential through traffic to encourage more residents […]

Backlash forces U-turn plans to remove downtown parking

A proposal to remove a parking lot in the heart of downtown Hinckley was dropped after a huge outcry against the project from businesses and residents. Several options were presented to the public for a major redevelopment of the Church Walk parking lot, off Castle Street, but all options would reduce the parking lot to […]

Aspen parking czar leaves government

Mitch Osur is outside his next workplace where he will take on the role of COO for Kemo Sabe in Aspen. (Kelsey Brunner / The Aspen Times) For the past six years, Mitch Osur has been the face of the city of Aspen for business and the general public, serving as the link between private […]

Change of parklets for outdoor dining makes room for more parking in downtown Manhattan Beach – Daily Breeze

People are about to have a better chance of parking in downtown Manhattan Beach. Some of the city’s outdoor dining spaces will get smaller by November 1, city council decided this week, reopening more than a dozen parking spaces currently occupied by tables and chairs. Temporary food terraces, installed last year to help restaurants maintain […]

The makeover of Grand Avenue d’Escondido is about to begin

A $ 15 million plan to slow traffic, widen sidewalks, expand outdoor dining space, and strengthen Escondido’s historic Grand Avenue corridor by installing new lighting fees, parking in the city center. It started with an uprising from the business owner in response to the proposal to do so. Alex McCraclan, chairman of the board of […]

26 storey development proposed for Leeds car park | Yorkshire

The first plans have been revealed for the development of a 26-story residential program on the site of a car park on the outskirts of Leeds city center. McLaren Living will present pre-bid proposals for a site off Water Lane in Holbeck to the Leeds City Council City Plans Panel later today (September 30, 2021). […]

Chorley Market traders want permanent parking – but not everyone agrees

The traders of the CHORLEY market are asking that a new temporary car park planned in the city center become permanent. It was announced that Chorley’s council intended to create the facility on the site of the recently demolished Buzz Bingo building on Market Street, across from City Hall. The hope is that the additional […]

‘Racist’ email draws new attention to SMART bus stop in Pontiac – The Oakland Press

A SMART bus stop outside the Phoenix Center in Pontiac, one of the busiest in Oakland County, is attracting renewed attention and scrutiny from the community after private emails between men from cases and officials expressing frustration with its cleanliness and potential illegal activity have recently been made public. The stop is located on Water […]

News and information – Proposed building for the MFC car park

“We aim to reinvigorate the municipal district of Te Ngākau and potentially pave the way for the site within the grounds of the proposed National Music Center,” said Mayor Andy Foster. “The stunning design incorporates around 15,000 m² of new mixed-use space in the city center. Lower levels with retail or hospitality activities will attract […]

ADL & BYD delivered 5 electric double-bridges to Leeds

The alliance of manufacturers Alexander Dennis Limited and BYD has delivered five BYD ADL Enviro400EV double-decker electric buses to the West Yorkshire Combined Authority and bus operator First Bus – for the new Stourton Park & ​​Ride service in Leeds. The new zero-emission double-decker buses will depart Stourton every ten minutes to take Park & […]

City of Woodland partners with Japa, Inc. for smart parking app – Daily Democrat

To support local tech entrepreneurs and help community members and public agencies become more efficient, the City of Woodland has partnered with Just A Parking App (Japa Inc.) on a new smart parking system in the center. city. The Woodland-based startup connects drivers with real-time information and innovative parking solutions. “Parking is a tough problem, […]

Franklin downtown park won’t be ready for fall festivals

A rainy week again slowed progress at a downtown park under construction south of the Farmer’s Market parking lot in Franklin. It was hoped that Youngs Creek Park would be ready to host the Franklin Fall Festival this weekend, but setbacks early in the process to consolidate the ground beneath the amphitheater and weather delays […]

8th Annual PARKing Day turns downtown parking space into mini-park | ABC Fox Great Falls

GREAT FALLS, Mont. – September 17 marks the 8th annual PARKING Day in downtown Great Falls, where the parks literally meet the sidewalk. The day is designed to create a green space in the city center. The park includes a table, chairs, benches, trees and more. The Business Improvement District says it draws people downtown […]

Funding offer as Stoke pursues arena master plan

More details were announced on a major regeneration project planned for Hanley that could see new offices, a hotel, a live events arena with a capacity of 3,600 and hundreds of new homes built. Stoke-on-Trent City Council leaders are currently awaiting the outcome of a £ 20million bid to the government leveling fund for the […]

Manhunt Lee Martin – suspected of hijacking and burglary of runaway women

Police have launched a massive manhunt to locate Lee Martin, a man suspected of engaging in a carjacking and robbery rampage after allegedly kidnapping and stabbing a woman in Solihull. West Midlands Police told BirminghamLive that since the first suspected attack on September 5, Martin has escaped capture and fled. The agents warn that he […]

Is this the most expensive parking space in Oxford?

Renting your driveway or garage to commuters or vacationers these days can be a big deal, with residents charging hundreds of pounds for top-notch parking spaces. On Tuesday, the BBC reported on a parking space in Bath city center that sold for £ 115,000 just two days after it went online. The space has been […]

Rare parking space sold for Rs 1.16 crore in Bath

An underground car park in central Bath, UK, sold for over £ 100,000, or Rs 1.16 crore just days after it hit the market. Yes, the parking space has been sold. The “good size” parking space is tucked away near the Circus Mews, in a secure underground garage with an electric gate and lighting. Whiteley […]

At last! Advice on repairing the city center parking lot riddled with potholes

A city center car park will undergo four weeks of “essential work” to repair its potholes and broken surfaces. The busy Tape Street parking lot in Cheadle attracts shoppers, workers and parents who drop off their children at one of the nearby schools. But its potholes have become evident, and advisers now say work needs […]

Warrington road closures planned for Tour of Britain

A NUMBER of roads will be closed when the Tour of Britain arrives in Warrington next week. The fifth stage of the UK’s most prestigious cycle race is set to end ahead of the Golden Gates on Thursday 9 September. Residents are encouraged to familiarize themselves with the full Stage 5 route and road closures […]

‘Bold action’ needed as council seeks to resolve parking problems in Wrexham

There are calls for “bold action” as Wrexham council must consider improving parking options in the city center now that coronavirus measures are relaxed. Earlier this year, a poll launched by Wrexham MP Sarah Atherton found that 67% of respondents were unhappy with parking options in downtown Wrexham. Of those who responded, 64 percent wanted […]

Controversial parking fee plans revised to introduce optional permits after fears of a ‘ghost town’

A permit system is due to be introduced in Oadby and Wigston after a controversial proposal to remove free parking and introduce a payment and display system was overhauled amid public outcry. Oadby and Wigston Borough Council is hoping that the introduction of voluntary permits will allay public concerns and help cover the “unsustainable” annual […]

The free parking offer continues in several car parks managed by the Bridgend Council

Bridgend County Borough Council has confirmed that its offer of free parking at several city center parking lots run by the council will be extended. The offer that was slated to end this month will run until after Christmas – this means drivers can park for free for up to three hours at the Rhiw […]

Reviews | Favor people over cars

Iowa City needs to become friendlier to people rather than cars In order to make the city of Iowa more liveable, it’s time to remove the parking minimums or the number of parking spaces needed for construction. The Iowa City Board of Adjustment has prioritized cars over people. A proposal for a mixed-use tower that […]

Apartment hotel plans recommended for approval, despite neighbors’ concerns

X Sign up for free to receive the latest news straight to your inbox Register now Liverpool planning officials have recommended approval of a new aparthotel in the city center, despite objections from neighbors. A proposal has been submitted by Simon Kinsella to convert an old nightclub into a 25-room development. The site, 62 Duke […]

The Looms of the Final Saturday Cruise | News from Mount Airy

August 15, 2021 If you’ve always wanted to leave your mark on those who follow you – or your watch, or your tie, or almost anything else – now is your chance. Surry County is celebrating the 250th anniversary of its founding in 1771 later this week, and much of the day’s events will be […]

Jim Thorpe to limit parking on Broadway – Times News Online

Posted on August 17, 2021 at 2:45 p.m. Parking on the first block of Broadway in the Borough of Jim Thorpe will be a little different in the future. The borough council approved a motion Thursday evening authorizing its lawyer, James Nanovic, to draft a resolution authorizing only compact and subcompact vehicles to park in […]

New downtown parking policy for Christchurch

A new car parking policy in Christchurch aims to reduce “the number of single-occupant fossil-fueled motor vehicles on our roads”. Councilor Anne Galloway, who chaired the panel of hearings that considered public submissions on the central city of Christchurch parking policy, said she aimed to create more rotational parking, improved spaces to help people get […]

Outraged driver says hundreds could be reimbursed for Newcastle Council NHS parking error

An outraged motorist says hundreds of drivers could be reimbursed by Newcastle City Council after winning their battle to have a parking fine overturned. Rob Parker was fined after falsely leaving his car at the Morden Street car park in the city center just after Christmas, one of three Newcastle sites exclusively for NHS workers […]

Christopher Billham investigation: the images carried by the police will be used

Images and audio recordings from cameras carried by police officers will be used as evidence in the investigation of a man who died after falling from a city parking lot. Christopher Billham, 54, died in Duke Street, Norwich on July 28, 2020, after falling from St Andrew’s parking lot in the city center. An investigation […]

First Look at the New Travelodge Hotel in Ipswich

The developer behind a new 100-bed hotel project in Ipswich says he is “absolutely thrilled” after the plans were approved by city councilors. Ipswich Borough Council Planning Committee proposals unanimously approved to build a new Travelodge hotel on an 84-space parking lot between the Endeavor House headquarters in Suffolk County Council and the old Better […]

Work to slow traffic in the South Lawson Street parking lot will begin on Monday

Work to improve the safety of pedestrians using the South Lawson Street parking lot in Byron Bay will begin Monday (July 26), starting with the construction of a new traffic island that will permanently block entry of vehicles into the driveway. next to Jonson’s Byron Bay Hot Bread Kitchen. Street. As of Monday, vehicle access […]

Bellevue P&Z Supports High Density Downtown Housing | Nice view

Monday March 1, 2021. Bellevue buildings. Main Street. Express photo by Roland Lane Amid a county-wide housing crisis, the Bellevue Planning and Zoning Commission appeared to show general support on Monday for changes to the city’s zoning laws that would allow for increased development of new multi-family dwellings or apartment buildings. ‘apartments, in the city […]

Where to find parking for the Tampa Lightning Boat Parade

Video: Lightning Boat Parade Kicks Off Monday The parade will close a number of city bridges and limit on-street parking during the event. TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) – The City of Tampa released parking information for the Parade of Boats on Monday. Police will block W. Laurel Street between N. Boulevard and Doyle Carlton Drive, and […]

High rents, nagging smartcity workforce traders in Madurai city must change Madurai news

Madurai: With the pandemic hitting businesses hard in Madurai city malls, many shopping spaces in malls around Meenakshi Amman Street are vacant as rentals have not declined either. While many stores have closed, others have moved to other locations. Traders say that Bypass Road, Anna Nagar, Bibikulam, KK Nagar and Narayanapuram are emerging as alternative […]

Shopkeeper was fined twice for parking in a parking lot even though he had paid the correct fees

A market trader received two parking fines in a city center parking lot – despite paying the fee correctly each time. Tony Brown, from Burslem, was shocked to discover he had received a £ 50 penalty even though he paid to park using an app on his cell phone. Although he provided proof that he […]

City loses 1,350 parking spaces for buyers

Birmingham city center will have 1,350 fewer parking spaces this Christmas – just as retailers struggle to recover from the most difficult commercial period in living memory. Over the past 18 months, the Central Shopping Area has lost big names like Forever 21, GAP, Burton, Topshop, Topman, John Lewis and Debenhams. Today Birmingham City Council […]

South Holland District Council unveils new initiatives to energize Spalding town center

The reopening of the South Holland Center and market day events are among the initiatives announced by city leaders to support downtown Spalding. The South Holland District Council unveiled a number of new measures to encourage more visitors to the city, including free parking in its short-term car parks. Council chief Gary Porter said: “Over […]

From urban streets to magical forestry, welcome to the Oakland Hills

Aerial view of Lake Merritt and downtown Oakland on a sunny day. getty When most people think of Oakland, California, they certainly don’t think of the stunning redwood forests, lush hiking trails, or quaint cottages. But that’s why the Oakland Hills go under the radar of most. Although surprising to some, this area is home […]

Salisbury town center is optimistic about potential for more residential space – Salisbury Post

SALISBURY – As a graduate student at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte in the mid-1990s, Pete Bogle spent hours wandering around downtown Salisbury, visiting all the restaurants and shops that left him enter. “What I had to do at the time was, I came to town one day and met as many store […]

How Los Angeles gay bars are coming back under post-pandemic restrictions – The Hollywood Reporter

After 15 months of pandemic restrictions that kept Los Angeles gay bars partially or completely closed, nightlife owners like The Abbey’s founder and CEO David Cooley are finally seeing the light at the end of the tunnel. California is slated to reopen fully on June 15, allowing nightlife to return just in time for Pride […]

Life is about to get harder for Auckland CBD workers with cars

Granted, it’s already a pain in the back for those who work in Auckland’s bustling CBD if you drive to work. Parking prices are as high as anywhere else in the country and can even be hard to find at times. Today, one of the largest parking lots in the CBD is on the market […]

‘Fundamental’ concerns regarding plans to use the Liverpool car park as an event space

Proposals to use a Liverpool city center car park as an outdoor event space have drawn criticism over noise issues. Pub Invest Group (PIG), which operates a number of popular venues in the city, asked council to use a parking lot at the junction of Seel Street and Slater Street as an event space that […]

Agreed transport outcomes for a key city center redevelopment opportunity

In an exciting step for the city center, the Auckland council planning committee approved the transport results for the redevelopment of the city center parking lot site, which alongside the urban regeneration results agreed on the year last, will offer high-quality mixed-use development that includes forward-looking means of transport. Once the strategic outcomes for the […]

The Council plans to set up a

Photo by Claudia Dalby. Dublin City Council is considering launching a shared electric scooter program in the city and is trying to figure out how that would work. The council invites companies that might want to set up a “public electric scooter sharing program” to answer questions and help it consider options. “At this point, […]

Would you like a playground or some pop-up street food in the castle parking lot?

The castle car park is next to Clifford’s Tower. Photography: YorkMixWould you like to see a playground, fountain or street food stalls on the site of the castle parking lot? York City Council asks people for their ideas. They are looking for arrangements for the area, which will be transformed once the parking lot is […]

The hotel plan could include land in downtown Santa Cruz

SANTA CRUZ >> Santa Cruz City Council took a wide range of actions on Tuesday. Go to a brief report: The plan of the hotel could include the land of the city A six-story hotel is proposed for 324 Front St. in downtown Santa Cruz. (BCV Architecture + Interiors) On Tuesday, city council approved the […]

Ridgefield Resumes Downtown Parking Enforcement After Pandemic Disruption

May 24, 2021Updated: May 24, 2021 2:12 PM As businesses reopen, the city’s parking authority will resume enforcement of overtime violations in city-controlled lots starting Monday. Ned Gerard / Hearst Connecticut Media RIDGEFIELD – As businesses reopen, the city’s parking service will resume enforcement of overtime violations in city-controlled lots starting Monday. Laurie Fernandez, who […]

Tain town center £ 112k project aims to help Ross Town’s Easter coronavirus rebound

Cllr Fiona Robertson: “Recovery”. Work on a town’s public parking lot in Easter Ross will help help the local economy bounce back from the coronavirus crisis. This is the hope of the councilors as a £ 112,500 Tain public car park project kicks off. The City Center Fund for the Highland Council project is centered […]

Foss: the city will benefit from the 10 million dollars of the state

The other day I met a friend in Schenectady for an early lunch. We discussed our options, which were plentiful, before deciding to visit Take Two Cafe, the new vegan restaurant across from Proctors. It was a beautiful day and we ate outside on a patio overlooking State Street. We weren’t the only ones enjoying […]

‘Peaceophobia’: the immersive theatrical experience to play in a parking lot

A new immersive theatrical experience will be performed in a Bradford and Manchester car park this fall. Part car-encounter and theater, the show explores how you find peace in a world that tells you who you are. Growing up in the shadow of the Bradford riots, 9/11 and police harassment, Cars and Faith are a […]

How remote working is changing where we work and live

Numerous crises have pushed companies to explore new opportunities, and the pandemic-induced shift to remote working is certainly one example. It is likely to accelerate the underlying trends of urban living and improve the quality of life of city dwellers. Even though the pandemic is not over and no one really knows what will come […]

Parking fees will be reinstated in Talacre as council seeks to tackle ‘reckless’ parking

Deeside.com> News Posted: Thursday 20 May 2021 Parking fees should be reinstated at a popular resort town as a local authority seeks to remedy ‘reckless’ parking. Charges have been suspended at council-owned pay and display parking lots in Flintshire during the coronavirus pandemic to increase footfall to businesses. However, the deputy head of the Flintshire […]

Canterbury City Council to sell Rosemary Lane car park this year

A long-standing decision to sell a large car park in Canterbury city center is expected to finally move forward this year, as the council prepares to bring the site to market. The future of Rosemary Lane parking lot has been discussed for the best part of 10 years, but now looks set to be turned […]

Idea of ​​cycling groups for the new measures proposed for the city center – The Voice

A group set up to encourage cycling in Spalding has revealed the changes it wants to see in downtown government funding. PEDALS says only some of the measures suggested by Lincolnshire County Council, as part of the Active Travel initiative, including the loss of some parking spaces, should be continued. And the group would like […]

Truro Park and Ride site to remain closed as illegal travelers camp remains

One of Truro’s park-and-ride lots will remain closed until an illegal travelers’ camp is removed. Cornwall Council said a “situation” in which an illegal camp had set up there evacuated the site, Cornwall Council confirmed. Travelers are setting up camp at Tregurra Park and Ride next to the Waitrose store with over 20 trailers arriving […]

Trinity Street parking lot requires permission from the top floor restaurant

A multi-storey car park in Dublin city center seeks to capitalize on the change in environment brought about by Covid-19 by transforming its rooftop section into an open-air restaurant and open-air cinema. Plans to modify the upper levels of the Trinity Street parking lot, which is located behind Dame Street, also includes an “immersive art […]

That’s why parking fees are going up in Hereford

Parking fees are changing in Herefordshire today, and the council says it will be “easier than ever” to know where to park. The roads chief defended the council’s decision to raise prices, with street parking in Hereford dropping from £ 1 for an hour to £ 2. Other increases in city center car parks include […]

Free2Move adds the Citroën Ami to its fleet in Madrid – Explica .co

The new Citroën Ami is already on sale in our country and has just been integrated into the fleet of vehicles for rent by the minute from Free2Move (mobility brand STELLANTIS). Although this is an “unlicensed” car, possession will be required. It is not essential that urban journeys are made with private vehicles, this is […]

Chico State launch brings alumni and families downtown

CHICO, California. – Downtown Chico has been looking busy lately, with graduation ceremonies starting on campus at the varsity stadium and online on Sunday. Action News Now reporter Carmela Karcher took to the city center this weekend to check on local business activity. She saw an increase in foot traffic and had difficulty finding a […]

Preston city center ‘temporary’ parking lot will remain for another three years

Pic: Preston City Council A “temporary” parking lot located in the St Matthew’s area of ​​Preston will remain in place after council approves a planning application requesting extended use of the land. Publicity A town planning application (06/2018/0077) was originally submitted in 2018 to obtain consent for the Penny Street parking lot in the city […]

Travelers force the closure of Truro Waitrose Park and a promenade in Cornwall

A park and ride car park in Truro which has been taken over by travelers has been closed to the public. More than 20 passenger caravans have parked in Tregurra Park and Ride, next to the town’s Waitrose store, arriving Friday evening. A spokesperson for Cornwall Council said it was working quickly to resolve the […]

Parking lot to park: Construction signals new start for controversial Fort McMurray project

The Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo broke new ground in building a controversial park on land it originally acquired to be turned into an arena. The Franklin and Main Park project will occupy most of a city block in downtown Fort McMurray. Featuring a basketball court, playground and community event space, the $ 4.92 million […]

Liverpool ‘one of the worst places in UK’ for disabled parking

A new study says Liverpool is one of the worst places in the UK for accessible parking. The study by National vehicle contracts placed Liverpool at the top of the worst list with 44% of parking lots not offering spaces for the disabled. The city came third on the list for failing to provide substantial […]

New Concepts for the Stratford Shore for Council to Consider

SCALED-back proposals for Stratford’s shoreline development have been released, with proponents saying the focus is now more on nature. As expected, new concepts for the £ 2million scheme have reduced plans for a 500-space car park off Warwick Road, while a proposed cafe / restaurant near the Fishermen’s Car park is also being phased out, […]

Pop-up park offered for downtown Swansea

The plan is part of a two-year temporary proposal for a now hoarded site at St David’s Mall, which once housed a number of retail units. These included the Cwtch Café, which has since moved to Caer Street. Developed by Swansea Council in partnership with Natural Resources Wales and Urban Foundry, the biodiverse pop-up park […]

More parking promotions on the cards, as downtown businesses ‘haven’t taken full advantage’ of the current 11am free parking offer

Wrexham.com> News Posted: Thursday, May 13, 2021 Wrexham Council currently offers free parking after 11am in some of its city center car parks – with a decision on the extension of the promotion yet to be made. A parking promotion was put in place immediately at the start of the pandemic to support essential purchases […]

60 roads in York to get double yellow line or other parking restrictions

Double yellow lines in York. Photography: YorkMixNew parking restrictions are expected to be introduced on more than 60 roads around York. Double yellow lines will be painted on dozens of residential streets and some main roads, as part of new plans across the city. The limits and times of some ResPark areas will also change, […]

Housing density restriction shot down at Marion Town meeting

MARION – A bylaw change that would limit the density of housing allowed to be built in town was shot during the May 10 municipal assembly. The change, which failed to secure the necessary two-thirds majority of voters at the meeting, would have reduced the allowable number of housing units in lands zoned for high-density […]

Helena examines the potential of ‘parklets’ and ‘pedlets’ for downtown businesses

HELENA – By this summer, parking spaces around downtown Helena could be used in a number of ways, as the city plans to accept requests for temporary “parklets” and “pedlets”. “We’ve been talking about this for a little while, and with COVID it kind of brought it to the fore,” said David Knoepke, director of […]

Al fresco dining gives restaurants a boost during the pandemic and, for some, beyond

CINCINNATI – When the COVID-19 pandemic hit over a year ago, restrictions on indoor dining prompted many bar and restaurant owners to scramble to find new ways to reach customers. “Everyone was thinking about what we could do to support these companies,” said Joe Rudemiller, vice president of marketing and communications for 3CDC. In neighborhoods […]

‘Harry Potter’ themed Scottish apartment for sale, plus ‘Potter’ themed guesthouses available to book now

With the lifting of COVID-19 restrictions in some parts of the world, many are looking to book their next vacation. For Harry potter fans, that means finding the best themed places to stay. If you’re one of those travelers, we’ve got a few guest house recommendations for you. But first, in the news, there is […]

Three downtown lots will be limited to three hours of parking during the summer months

Following a request from the Downtown Huntsville BIA, parking at three downtown Huntsville parking lots – the High Street, Minerva and Algonquin Theater lots – will be limited to three hours from June 1 to September 30. The BIA had originally requested the restriction on the only High Street parking lot, which is opposite the […]

Million dollar landfills: Auckland parking lot worth $ 82.5 million

Auckland city center is undergoing a huge transformation with its various streetscape and transport projects. But in contrast, several plots of land worth several hundred million dollars have been used as parking lots since the buildings were destroyed in the 1980s. ThingCaroline Williams and Geraden Cann are investigating why these extremely valuable properties have not […]

City council approves variation for micro brewery and art gallery

On Tuesday, Steinbach city council approved a parking gap for a brand new micro-brewery and art gallery. Stephanie Klassen is the COO of The Public Brewhouse and Gallery. She and three business partners hope to open the facility at 301 Main Street, right next to the old SCU building. “The craft beer we produce will […]

Advisor calls for Covid testing center to be moved from Wick parking lot to riverside

parking lot this week. Photo: Alan Hendry”/>Highland Councilor Raymond Bremner outside the Covid-19 test center in the riverside Wick parking lot this week. Photo: Alan Hendry Efforts are being stepped up to get the Wick Covid-19 testing center out of the main parking lot in the middle of town. The center has been in place […]

Drivers warned about parking in the main street

The warning has been issued regarding parking on Bridgnorth Main Street The Shropshire Council recalled that parking is limited on High Street in Bridgnorth – to allow the weekly outdoor market to take place. The rules mean motorists must not use the parking areas between 6.30am and 6pm on Saturdays, but during the third lockdown […]

The confrontation with the pay parking lots of Green Mountain Falls scheduled for Tuesday evening

Directors set to approve contract with interstate parking company Rick langenberg The days of free parking at Green Mountain Falls for hikers and extended stays are coming to an end. And maybe the sight of Green Mountain Falls as a quaint little village in the mountains might come to an end as the city will […]

5 things you need to know today in Worcester

In today’s daily feature 5 Things You Need To Know, ThisWeekinWorcester.com explores five important things and stories that residents of Worcester and central Massachusetts should watch closely. These five things can cover a whole range of topics and issues that we deem relevant to understanding what is going on in the city and the towns […]

Weekends on Main spark a new vision for downtown Littleton

Weekends on Main, the outdoor dining program that saw downtown Littleton largely closed to cars over the weekend last summer, returns in 2021 – and could be the starting point of a new vision of the city center. The program will run on Friday and Saturday nights from May through October, with Main Street blocked […]

The city center receives public charging stations

Hill Wheatley Parking Plaza has been fitted with charging stations, and the Hot Springs board will consider an ordinance Tuesday night reserving these stations, along with other parking spaces designated as electric vehicle charging stations, for vehicles. electric. A grant from Entergy Arkansas Inc. funded the Four Downtown Plug-ins, one of 10 locations across Arkansas […]

‘Absurd excuse’ criticized amid Ludlow Park and Ride Row

Ludlow Park and Walk Council transport portfolio holder Councilor Steve Davenport said Ludlow had “not been forgotten” and was not included this time around due to Covid security concerns around the bus making multiple stops . He added that the city will get free parking and drive “further down the line,” likely when restrictions are […]