Parking masterplan revealed

Published: 15 Mar 2012 16:1019 comments

Parking woes in Largs could finally be eased after North Ayrshire Council unveiled extensive proposals for 460 new spaces throughout the town.

Scott Park has been touted as a possible car park.

A total of eight potential off-street parking sites were revealed to local gorups and councillors at a meeting held privately at Broosby last week.

While many of the options are likely to be vetoed from the outset, some received tentative approval from those present at Brooksby, but could prove controversial to residents if taken to a public consultation stage.

One option could see the east side of the putting green developed into 28 parking spaces, while a further possibility could see 63 spaces developed on the north side. Read our full story on the potential parking solutions in this week's Largs and Millport News.

What are your views, and how do you think the Largs parking problem can be solved? Should green space such as Barrfields and Scott Park be taken away after parking spaces were controversially lost in the Largs traffic management plan?

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