Gravesham council votes to keep Saturday parking charges

PUBLISHED: 09:43 09 October 2012 | UPDATED: 10:09 09 October 2012

Saturday parking charges in Gravesham will continue despite campaigners’ success at bringing the issue onto the agenda at last week’s council meeting.

Urban Gravesham’s petition received more than 6,000 signatures but council leader John Burden said: “It is quite clear parking charges have not affected footfall in the town centre. The major shops are reporting footfall is fine.”

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