259 Land Plots Will Be Allocated for Municipal Paid Parking Lots
The question of determining the locations for municipal paid parking lots has been considered at a meeting of the Public Council of Astana. According to the results of the respective transport analysis, 259 sites have been assigned for paid parking lots.
Its boundaries will be marked in two ways: road signs and road marking.
As informed by the Head of the capitals Office of Passenger Transport, Yedil Suleymenov, according to the technical data, 40 parking lots will be determined for one automated parking system.
- The projects equipment includes automated parking systems, mobile application, information system, systems of sensors and determining of payment control.
Astana LRT will also enter into the joint agreement with the investor, since in this case the budget funds are not spent, investment funds are attracted only, - highlighted the speaker.
As it is known, this project will be divided into two stages; the first is the introduction of 910 paid parking lots on the left bank of the capital: along "Nurzhol" Boulevard, Akmeshit and Turkestan streets. However, at this stage, taking into account the comments of members of the Public Council and deputies of Astana maslikhat, the parking lots in these areas will operate in a test mode, and after the technical system will be fully tested, the fee will be charged.
In regard to the cost of parking spaces, payment rate calculation has been provided for the use of the municipal paid parking lots.
The established cost has been defined as the rate that ensures profitability and guarantees the full repayment of all the expenses. According to the calculations, the price per one hour is 182 tenge, but given the social significance of the project it is proposed to establish a basic rate of 150 tenge per hour.
"The aim of this project is not fees charging, not the replenishment of the budget, but reduction in the load on the streets and roads network", - said Ye. Suleymenov.
The project has been adopted by the members of the Council without any comments, but taking into account all the proposals of the attendees.
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