Forum to focus on parking demand in Stevenage
‘Parking Pressures - how to manage and reduce parking demand’ event from 11am to 1pm on 22 September 2017 at the Business Technology Centre, Stevenage
A free forum will take place to help Stevenage businesses facing the challenge of workplace parking for staff.
The ‘Parking Pressures - how to manage and reduce parking demand’ event, co-ordinated by sustainable travel specialist, Go Travel Solutions and supported by Highways England, will discuss the opportunities available to help local businesses to reduce and manage parking demand effectively.
The event will take place from 11am to 1pm on 22 September 2017 at the Business Technology Centre (BTC Wenta), Bessemer Drive, Stevenage SG1 2DX. Businesses can book their free place at the forum at https://stevenage-parking-pressures.eventbrite.co.uk
Topics for discussion at the event will include:
- Stevenage Cycle Strategy & Active Travel Promotion
- Charging for parking
- Journey sharing made simple
- Knowing your staff habits & barriers
Dr Ian Murdey from Go Travel Solutions said:
“As businesses in Stevenage become more successful and grow in head count, demand for car parking space can often become a pressure point both for individuals and businesses. Consequently, reducing demand on car parking can deliver significant financial benefits but can also enhance business reputation, reduce congestion and help to promote a healthy lifestyle to staff by encouraging smarter travel options.”
“This Parking Pressures event will discuss the issues involved with workplace parking and will help to highlight some of the options available to business owners in Stevenage,” added Dr Ian Murdey.
The event is part of SmartGo Stevenage, an innovative workplace travel network that is developed and coordinated by Go Travel Solutions. It provides employers in Stevenage such as GlaxoSmithKline, Stevenage Borough Council, IET and Lister Hospital, and their staff, with financial, health and time saving benefits for commuting and business travel. For more details on SmartGo Stevenage, visit www.smartgo.co.uk/stevenage
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