Mr Stanhope’s press groupies have cobbled together this explaining that section 63 of the city is to be sold due to demand for commercial space.
Section 63 is near the Police station and is currently a 700 space car park.
Apparently the deal will be this, the developer has to provide 1000 car parks as well as building a building. Where I ask you?
Under the building I hear you say. Ah yes, but that would be private parking.
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So, in his never ending quest to apparently ban motor vehicles from the city area, the government is going to rake in a huge windfall.
We must ask, where the hell is all this money going?