Nineteen councils will share £4m funding to deliver tech projects that cut congestion and improve parking in city centres.
Local authorities are being urged to bid for a share of £2.5m funding to install on-street electric car chargers.
Councils in England need to do more to ensure parking fines are ‘fair to all’, Ombudsman says.
Motorists spend nearly four days a year looking for a parking space, according to new research.
A pilot scheme to charge diesel cars more for parking within Marylebone is to be piloted by Westminster City Council from April.
The number of motorists that are concerned over the availability of parking has increased by 75% in the past year, according to the results of a new survey.
Half of motorists prefer to use traditional cash pay and display machines when paying for parking, with 28% saying they do not trust new technologies, a new survey has revealed.
Council leaders have hit back at accusations that they have profited from excessive car parking charges.
A Private Member’s Bill has been put forward to assist councils with cutting parking charges – and ensuring they consult when seeking to raise them.
Local authorities in Wales made a profit of nearly £14m on their parking activities in the last financial year.