PARKING AND ENFORCEMENT IN UPTON PARISH

PARKING AND ENFORCEMENT IN UPTON PARISH

Parking is an issue in nearly every parish across the country. In Upton Parish, comprising of New Upton, Upton Grange and St Crispins, there are a number of parking related issues for residents. These include parking near the schools and on the Upton Grange and Upton areas in particular, on the Cobblers home match games, parking is also an issue.

The Parish Council are already in discussion as to how the hot spots can be tackled to ensure residents and visitors are parking safely and not causing an obstruction in anyway.

This link from Northamptonshire Highways website is useful in outlining parking related issues outside a residents home and steps which can be taken to reduce obstruction. ?Under highway law, it is illegal to park a vehicle so that it obstructs other people wanting to use a road or path. It is also illegal to obstruct a private entrance.

If you have any issues relating to parking, contact the non emergency 101 number for advice.

Posted: Wed, 16 Nov 2016 09:56 by Michelle Orpin

Tags: Parking, Issue, Obstruction, Northamptonshire, Highways