Sanya public parking charge to start trial operation on Dec 20
To improve the efficiency of road and parking infrastructure, the Sanya government will start the trial operation of public parking charges on December 20.
According to the plan, 3,288 parking sites at 20 major road sections are under the scope of the trial operation, including Yuejin road, Heping Street, Jixiang Street, Jinjiling Road, Jiefang Road, Shengli Road, Waimao Road, Hexi Road, Hedong Road, Sanya Bay South Road, Yinbing Road, Xinjian Street, Shangpingjie Venue, Shangpingjie Lane 10 and Qiling Alley.
During the trial operation, parking spaces are scheduled to be charged by the hour from 7:00 am to 21:00 pm, and from 21:00 pm to 7:00am the following morning. Parking charges for a medium vehicle(13-24 seats or 1-5 tons) will be 4 yuan per 30 minutes during 7:00 am to 21:00 pm (25 yuan is the maximum fee), and 10 yuan per stay at other times. A small vehicle (less than 12 seats or 1 ton) will be charged 3 yuan per 30 min. (20 yuan is the maximum fee) and 8 yuan per time. However, parking for less than 10 minutes will remain free.
According to the government, 20,000 free preferential rechargeable cards worth 50 yuan will be handed out at 6 sites including the Sanya Civic Center, Mingzhu Shopping Mall, International Shopping Center, Wanghao Supermarket, Summer Mall and Pedestrian Street. Owners whose cars have been issued with license plate Qiong B can get one for free with their original car licenses and copies.