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2463 parking lots in the emirate to the prepaid fees service

Sep 21, 2017

The Municipality and Planning Department in Ajman announced subjecting 2463 parking lots in the emirate to the prepaid fees service in 6 vital streets in the emirate, which experience constant traffic around the clock, out of the Department keenness on accomplishing vital and organizational projects, which serves the public interest and in implementation of the vision of the wise leadership, which seeks to organize the wellbeing in the emirate of Ajman and providing all requirements to serve citizens and residents.

His Excellency Abdul Rahman Mohamed Al Nuaimi, Director General of the Department, said that the Municipality Department seeks to organize the traffic movement in the emirate, to provide parking lots to the citizens and visitors of the Department, and to prevent random use of parking lot and exploiting them improperly as well as developing effective solutions in vital streets that experience constant traffic movement by individuals and their need to use parking lot regularly, while facing some negative cases, which exploit free parking lots for long periods without regard to others’ needs.

His Excellency explained that the decision to implement the prepaid fees service in 6 streets in the emirate was implemented under the direct guidance of His Highness Sheikh Rashid bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Chairman of the Municipality and Planning Department in Ajman, for his constant keenness on developing vital streets in the emirate and as translation of the vision of the wise leadership, which seeks to continue the urban development of the emirate of Ajman by lunching important projects to maintain the flexibility of traffic movement and providing absolute comfort for individuals using crowded streets.

His Excellency said that the Department considered implementing the prepaid fees service in the Sheikh Humaid bin Rashid Street in Alrmaila area, which is a major street in the emirate and the most used as it holds important projects, which attract all segments and classes of the foreign and local society. The Department also implemented the prepaid fees service in the Sheikh Khalifa Street within the 4th phase of the completion of the project and the Kuwait Street in the 2nd phase, the Sheikh Zaid Street in the Al Nuaimya 1 area as the area hold the attention of the Department for its vitality and its heavy traffic movement, which requires to implement prepaid parking lots to ease the heavy traffic movement, to regulate effective and to improve the flow of traffic. The service is also implemented in the Sheikh bin Rashid Abdul Aziz Street and Badr Street in the Rashideya 3 area.

His Excellency said that the parking lots supervisors will start their work in the previously mentioned parking lots as of Sunday, September 24, 2017, during 2 shifts that will start from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm and the work will be resumed in the second shift from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm to ensure the compliance to the payment of fees decision by everyone, urging the foreign and local public and visitors of the emirate to commit to the applied decision, which will subject those who violate it to traffic violation penalties.

His Excellency said that the Department constantly seeks to make life easier for everyone and to provide safe and simple ways to enjoy available services so vehicle drivers could use the prepaid fees service by different easy and available ways including payment by using traditional devices, via the Mawkifi smart application of the Department or by fee payment via SMS service.


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