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parking lot, car park

An area set aside for parking motor vehicles. The net area of a parking facility is the area devoted to parking places and circulation aisles. In a multi-story parking facility the gross area also includes the building’s service cores and exit stairs.
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Flintshire County Council's Cabinet Member for Streetscene and Transportation, Councillor Carolyn Thomas, said: "We are living in difficult times and raising charges in the car parks is always going to be a contentious issue.
We are satisfied that all of our on-street parking places and council car parks are adequately signed.
Last year, Novus carried out a complete redecoration of the OMNI car park in Edinburgh, which was the first facility Q-Park opened in the city and is ideally located close to many of the top attractions in the city centre.
This includes the running costs of public car parks across Gwynedd and ensuring an effective parking management system for our towns and villages.
The 35 car parks in Solihull that have met these standards means there are an impressive 23,338 car parking spaces available in the town that are safe to use.
Redcar and Cleveland: Free parking after 1pm in all council pay and display car parks until Sunday, January 10.
As a result, the firm was asked to leave the site but the ECHO understands the authority grew increasingly frustrated as it urged Euro Car Parks to stop cars from fly-parking on the land.
Among the standout car parks around the globe also shortlisted in the competition is the Michigan Theatre car park in Detroit, featured in the Eminem film 8 Mile, where motorists can park in what was the auditorium.
Festival organisers are now hoping that the sun which is forecast for this weekend will help dry the car parks out.
Car parks taking recycling waste are Quarrybank Road car park, Birkenhead; Coronation Park, Greasby; Woodchurch Leisure Centre; Seaview Road, Liscard; Pye Road car park, Heswall; Woodhead Street car park, New Ferry; Allport Lane car park, Bromborough; Leasowe Common car park; Dee Lane car park, West Kirby; and Fishers Lane, Pensby.
A BLUNDER over the sale of a car park to a supermarket chain has been blamed for hitting a town centre's trade.