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App based parking a 'fairly good solution' says DOI Minister

Crookall admits department doesn't have money to fix barriers

Replacing broken car parking barriers at Ronaldsway Airport would have cost government more than £200,000.

The Department of Infrastructure says it's money that it doesn’t have.

Thousands of pounds in revenue's been lost due to the barriers being out of action – instead of replacing them a new App based payment system is being introduced.

Minister Tim Crookall says he believes it’s a ‘fairly good solution’ and preferable to having a parking controller in post at the airport:



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