What Can I Do?
Facts & FAQs
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We refresh the content of each FAQ as new questions are raised by residents.
The topics marked (NEW) have been updated since 3 January 2020.
The topics marked (NEW) have been updated since 11 January 2020.
What are the parking problems that you’re worried about?
What is causing the parking problems?
Which roads are you including in your campaign and why? (NEW)
Why are you including my street, there’s no parking problem here? (NEW)
Didn’t the area vote against parking controls in 2015? No means no, surely.
Why are you raising parking issues again?
How did my street vote in 2015 and 2018? (NEW)
Why are you suggesting we pay for residents permits – they’re much too expensive?
What about drives and garages? (NEW)
What are the costs of a parking permit?
What is the difference between a "Full Touch" and "Light Touch" Scheme? (NEW)
What about parking demand caused by nurseries, schools and colleges? (NEW)
What effect do parking problems have on air quality?
What effects does parking have on road safety?
What about the effect of a parking scheme on elderly and disabled people? (NEW)
Wouldn’t one solution just be to not use a car? That would be better for the environment.
What is SAPC doing now? (NEW)
How can I get involved now? (NEW)
How can I vote in the Council's 2020 consultation? (NEW)
20 reasons to vote Yes for a parking scheme in 2020 (NEW)