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Swarco solves campus parking mystery

22/05/2020

Swarco Traffic has installed a parking and management system for Warwick University to support development plans for the campus that could see the student population grow by as much as 40% by 2030.

AppyWay is CBE certified

20/05/2020

Intelligent kerbside and smart parking provider, AppyWay, has welcomed former Cisco UK and Ireland CEO, Phil Smith CBE, to its board as non-executive chairman.

Council parking surplus nears £1bn as road spending falls

18/11/2019

New research has revealed that English councils made £930m from parking activities last year.

Comment: Parking - the unlikely trailblazer for smart mobility

06/11/2019

From the effective management of low emission zones, free flow tolling and congestion charging, to advanced data analytics and connectivity, the parking sector is not standing still when it comes to intelligent transport and smart mobility solutions, as Imperial’s managing director Ashley Bijster explains.

Watford goes virtual on residents' parking

01/11/2019

Watford Borough Council’s parking team has introduced a virtual permit system for its Controlled Parking Zone (CPZ) restrictions, which allows parking officers to scan vehicle registrations to carry out enforcement. 

Birmingham councillors back workplace parking levy

17/10/2019

Birmingham City Council is to take forward work to develop a workplace parking levy after cabinet members backed the plan.

MPs call for a ban on pavement parking

09/09/2019

The Government should introduce an outright ban on pavement parking across England, MPs have said today in a new report.

Councils make £1.6bn from motorists fines a year

07/08/2019

Councils fined motorists £1.6bn last year –equivalent to £200,000 an hour – it has been reported.

Parkex: Closing in on illegal vehicles

25/03/2019

For those who choose to ignore parking penalties, things are set to become a lot more uncomfortable as authorities join forces.

Councils set for £1bn parking income

11/03/2019

Latest trends suggest councils in England could be set for a £1bn parking income by the end of the decade.

Gatwick plans robot valet parking

07/02/2019

Gatwick Airport plans to trial a robotic valet car parking system later this year and has put in a planning application to Crawley Borough Council for the necessary structures.

Analysis: Demand for airport parking across the UK

23/01/2019

A recent study used figures from the Civil Aviation Authority, airport booking sites and Google search data to analyse UK airport parking demand.

Parking charges increase by £170m in five years

09/01/2019

Council chiefs have defended themselves after new research revealed local authorities have increased their revenue from parking charges by nearly £170m in five years, while simultaneously cutting road improvements.

£500k up for grabs in local transport data competition

20/12/2018

The Department for Transport (DfT) has launched a £500,000 competition focused on opening up local authority parking and traffic management data.

MPs back parking ticket appeals reform

26/11/2018

The Government has backed a ‘one-stop shop’ for appeals for private parking fines, with the legislation approved by MPs.

London penalty charge notices up 10%

14/11/2018

The number of penalty charge notices issued by London’s highway authorities rose by 10% during the last financial year.

Parking management worth £3.6bn, London boroughs say

03/10/2018

London’s boroughs have made the business case for their parking management, with a new report that estimates that it is worth £3.58bn per year to the capital’s economy.

Talking autonomous valet parking, innovative tolling and manufacturer mobility

19/09/2018

In the Talking Transport podcast for Wednesday, SMART Highways editor Paul Hutton talks new ways of enforcement, automated valet parking, carmakers’ views on mobility and gets a Chinese perspective on connectivity.

DfT 'considering TRO alternative' to tackle pavement parking

03/09/2018

The Department for Transport has responded to criticism from charity leaders who have accused ministers of stalling on the issue of pavement parking.

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