Issue - decisions

Swaffham Parking Review

07/04/2011 - Overview & Scrutiny Commission - Swaffham Parking Review



1)           the disabled parking facilities in the Market Street car park be reviewed and easier access spaces be provided;

2)           Norfolk County Council, as the Highways Authority, be requested to undertake an assessment to consider using the land opposite the old sixth form centre as a dedicated taxi rank;

3)           Norfolk County Council be requested to produce new. Larger signs to entice people to park at the Theatre Street car park;

4)           using a multi-agency approach, Breckland Council, Norfolk County Council and Norfolk Constabulary liaise over de-criminalisation of on-street parking in Swaffham, seeking a transfer of responsibility and action enabled through joined-up thinking and use of resources;

5)           the Town Council’s proposal to employ a traffic warden to undertake off-street parking enforcement within the five market towns be supported; and

6)           Breckland Council’s policy of providing free parking in all Breckland-owned car parks in Swaffham be retained.