Rod Murray, Ocean Shores. It is completely misleading for the Brunswick Chamber of Commerce to claim that businesses will suffer as a result of paid parking. It didn’t happen in Byron Bay despite the same initial concerns and, as the... Read More →
Cherie Pyke, Brunswick Heads. All we read lately is Byron Shire Council apologising for their lack of communication with residents after making bad decisions. At the same time they want us to consult with them over the future of the... Read More →
Despite the cold and rainy weather, round 300 Brunswick Heads residents and business owners rallied on Saturday to send a message to councillors they don’t want paid parking.
Angst, passion and the colour red will be shared at the 'Seeing Red No Paid Parking Rally' at the Hotel Brunswick on Saturday, 11 November at 6pm.
Did you know that parking charges are the fee that consumers hate most? This was the result of a UK survey that came back with an overwhelming majority of people surveyed saying parking should be free.
With Bangalow paid parking to be rolled out at the beginning of 2018, the town’s chamber of commerce says it vehemently opposes the plan as it will have a ‘negative impact on local businesses.’
Concerns that Council’s parking management surveys are flawed have been confirmed by a statistician, say the Brunswick Heads Chamber of Commerce. Problems with the survey ‘are so substantial that the results are likely to be invalid’, claims chamber president Zac Tooth.