By George Stephens • 12 March 2020 • 11:34
Witnesses told the Commons’ transport committee that the worst cases of pavement parking were effectively trapping disabled, elderly and vulnerable people, making them “afraid to leave their homes”.
“This government has signalled an intent to finally deliver change,” he said, adding that detailed timings were needed.
“A better solution would be for councils to make a street-by-street assessment and where pavement parking could be allowed it be clearly marked and signed.”
Exceptions to the ban include vehicles that have been exempted by councils and for unloading or loading when there is no other method available.
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