Parking Meters Across Parts Of Muscat To Be Removed; Zones To Support Electronic Booking Only

SourceBusiness Live ME

Muscat: Motorists across certain parts of Muscat will have to rely on electronic modes of payment to avail parking tickets for booking slots for their cars. Parking meters across a number of locations in the Governorate of Muscat will be removed starting from November 1, 2020, stated the Muscat Municipality in a tweet to the public. As per the government body, the parking meters will be removed from areas in and around the Commercial district, Commercial Square, Ruwi Market, Al Forsan Street, Muttrah Suq and Sea Street, and Al Wadi Al Kabir. The statement that was published on Saturday [October 10] read: “The municipality would like to bring to the attention of the community the importance of shifting to electronic modes of booking vehicle parking slots through the established channels, and those shown more...