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Parking changes on Murray Street, south of Bridge Street, Gawler

A community engagement program was undertaken and Council sought comments and suggestions on how to improve the current parking arrangements in Murray Street, south of Bridge Street, Gawler.

Subsequently, feedback from business and property owners and the public was received. The information was presented in a report to the Infrastructure & Environmental Services Committee on 14 August 2018 and the recommendation from that meeting was endorsed at the ordinary Council meeting held on 28 August 2018.

The Council’s resolution was to adopt the recommendation from the Infrastructure & Environmental Services Committee made at the Committee meeting held on 14 August 2018, being:

  1. Receives the DRAFT Proposed Parking Changes – Murray Street South and Julian Terrace - North and South report.
  2. Approves the introduction of four hour parking - 4P - between 9am-5pm Monday to Friday to Murray Street, south of Bridge Street only and Bus Zone Parking to the existing two on-street parking bays at the front of the Gawler Cinema with no changes to parking along Julian Terrace north and south is endorsed as the preferred option and implemented accordingly (as per Figure 4 in Attachment 3).
  3. Notes that any changes to the parking controls as endorsed be undertaken and the design and implementation of any changes to parking controls in the area be provided as notification to property owners and business owners along with information being placed on social media and local print media.
  4. Acknowledges the feedback received on the proposed changes from the community and that Council advise the participants of Councils decision.

The parking changes to this area are intended to assist in traffic turnover, whilst deterring vehicles from parking for long periods of time along this section of Murray Street.

It is anticipated that new parking control signage will be installed over the coming

Click here for a map of the proposed changes.