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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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Butthat plan was thrown out last month, and now the company has decided to shut the car park.
CARDIFF council wants to more than treble the cost of parking at some of its car parks around the city.
"Also, many council staff have moved into our Ellesmere Port offices in recent months and this free car park will encourage them to park further away, freeing up town centre parking spaces for residents.
Halesowen's Pool Road car park was also found to be in need of renovation work, with work expected to last months after starting previously.
During that period, the council brought in PS11,362,611.98 gross income from 24 paid-for car parks, butthe net figure drops to PS9,468,843.40 after maintenance and operation costs.
And commuters using the two council-owned car parks near Crewe Station on Railway Street and Pedley Street will see the charges go up a massive 66%, from 4.50 for the day to [pounds sterling]7.50.
"One garage told me they are getting two or three people coming in with scrapes in that car park per week.
The new car park, over nine floors, will have space for 1,450 cars.
The PS1 hike is part of a major price review which will see tariff increases across all of the airport's fee-paying car parks.
All other parking restrictions on-street and in the car parks will remain in place during these times.