Park for free at 32 more parking lots
Chandigarh: Visitors will be able to avail of free parking facility at all 89 paid spaces at least for next a few as the Municipal Corporation, Chandigarh may take some time to engage and depute staff to manage the parking facilities.
The process of hiring staff on a temporary basis till the new parking firm takes over has been started, documents from some of the workers have been collected and it is expected to take around 7-10 days to engage and depute staff in a phased manner, said an official.
57 parking lots in the city had gone free after the expiry of Zone-II agency’s contract on January 23, the contract of Zone-I agency, which had been managing 32 other lots, has also ended.
MC House had earlier decided to hand over all 89 parking lots by floating a fresh tender and will run these spaces on its own till a new agency is allotted the work.