Posted: Tue 28th Jun 2016

City Centre Parking Issues

This article is old - Published: Tuesday, Jun 28th, 2016

Councillor Ray Truman, Newport City Council’s Cabinet Member for Environment, Sustainability and Transport, said: “We work closely with the police to try and tackle the problem of irresponsible and selfish parking but the council does not have the powers to fine or prosecute those who break the rules. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

“Responsibility for enforcing parking restrictions in Newport, including the city centre, rests solely with the police. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

“We will continue to work with the police to ensure the city centre is an attractive and safe place for people to visit as this will benefit businesses, shoppers and residents..” ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​



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