In the best indication the Covid-19 pandemic is over in Pattaya, town hall once again prohibited parking on the ocean side of Beach Roadway.
City authorities a month back hinted that the pandemic-era relaxation of the restriction on parking on the west side of Beach Roadway was causing excessive traffic and blockage. On Feb. 15, town hall shot on the concept. Parking will be prohibited beginning March 1.
Parking was enabled because late 2020 to soothe groaning beach suppliers, diminishing what was as soon as a 3- or four-lane roadway to 2 lanes with parking lot on both sides. The roadway is getting back at narrower as specialists construct brand-new parking areas at the northern end of the crucial artery.
At a traffic-management committee conference Wednesday, Banglamung District Chief likewise set main pick-up points for baht buses, transportation trucks and buses. The initial 17 bus stops stay. However the bus stop at the Dolphin Roundabout will be gone up a little.
Lastly, the committee solved that trip buses should utilize just Soi 3 or Soi 5, as those are the only Beach Roadway sidestreets broad enough to enable two-way traffic with coaches.