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Wakefield Civic Society responds to Wakefield Council's proposals to change charges for car parking in the District

Posted on 7 November 2017 03:21 PM by Kevin Trickett

Wakefield Council has called for comments on their proposals to change car parking charges. These changes include

  • New charges for overnight, Sunday and Bank Holiday charging at the Council's current pay-and-display car parks and on-street parking;
  • Limiting free parking to three hours at Thornes Park, Minsthorpe Leisure Centre, Normanton Leisure Centre and Library, and Pontefract Pool;
  • Introducing charging for parking at Anglers Country Park at the same rate as Pugneys.

We have responded to the Council's consultation exercise with the following comments.

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