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Issue 279 - 27 June 2015: Features
YouTube film promotes parking careers

YouTube film promotes parking careers

Bath & North East Somerset Council is using social media and a new training scheme to recruit staff to the parking services team that patrols the World Heritage city’s streets as well as market towns and rural areas. The council’s approach to recruiting more civil enforcement officers (CEOs) includes the development of a sector-based ‘Work Academy’ in partnership with the Departm... continue

Case Studies
How to live without the car

How to live without the car
Steve Melia
There are parts of the world where people have always lived without cars because no road access is possible or none has been provided. Some of these... continue

A better understanding residential parking

A better understanding residential parking
Mark Moran
After buying their home, the biggest investment most people will make is in their car. After running a household, finding a place to park the car is... continue

Private parking faces trial by TV

Private parking faces trial by TV
Mark Moran
The enforcement of private parking has started attracting the interest of consumer affairs and investigative television programmes. Recent months... continue