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"The fact that we've increased the number of staff has allowed us to be more responsive to public concern," said Holden.
the city took over enforcement in January 2012, drivers are getting nabbed more often, in more places and for more infractions.
to that promise.
Still, Holden insists, "This isn't really about revenue generation."
"There was a lot of concern that came from a couple hot spots in community: General Hospital area, University of Regina area, and the downtown," said Holden.
city issued nearly 72,000 tickets. That jumped to almost 100,000 in 2013. The second half of 2013, when the extra enforcement officers were on the ground, saw a 20,000 ticket increase over the previous six months.
It's a mandate that comes with a profit. In 2012, parking fines provided $1.95 million to municipal coffers. Last year, the contribution was an estimated $2.7 million, and Adidas Tech Super 2.0 Price in 2014 it's expected to jump to $3.4 million.
The majority of enforcement personnel are designated as "mobile," meaning they are in vehicles and aren't confined on foot to the downtown core. A scheduler receives public complaints and sends staff to investigate infractions across the city.
Holden said deterrence and education are working. He offered the example of parking in bus lanes, which has gone down considerably over time. It remains the fourth most frequent infraction, though, at seven per cent of tickets so far this year.
"Now, we're in a position to do a better job of covering the entire city."
City cracks down on parking
In 2012, 66.5 per cent of tickets were a result of expired meters or parking in a spot longer than allowed. So far this year, 53.8 per cent of tickets were for those two reasons.
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Holden said that with the increase in staff, Parking Services is able to focus more on the lesser known public safety violations, such as parking too close to a curb, crosswalk or fire hydrant. He added that the city has made an effort to educate drivers about these infractions through social media and its website.
The reason for ticket issuance has diversified along with the increase in enforcement.
The remainder of infractions see less than 10 per cent of tickets each. Still, people are increasingly getting nabbed with rare infractions.
"There's definitely been a conscious increase in the amount of ticketing and enforcement in those areas to see if we can't deter (parking infractions) to some degree," said Holden.
These changes haven't come cheaply. The Parking Services expenditures for 2014 are expected to be $2.3 million, up $1 million from the previous year.
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As a result, last year the city bumped up weekday enforcement officers to 20 from eight. Weekend personnel jumped from two on Saturdays to seven, plus three staff on Sundays. to midnight shift; previously there wasn't any evening parking enforcement.
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The predicted profit spike this year is a result of stricter parking enforcement and stiffer fines, which were introduced in January.
From January to May of this year, the city has already issued 40,875 tickets.
A similar diversification is occurring with the locations the tickets are issued.
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