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Parking spaces in Russia may decrease by 0.3 meter in length and 0.5 meters in width. This “Izvestia” said the head of the project-the technical Committee of the “Easy road” when Rosstandart Alexander Shumsky.
Standard size Parking spaces for cars in city garages want to cut for the sake of creating Parking on those streets where at the moment it’s impossible due to the width of the roadway. The number of Parking spaces in this case will increase by 15-20 percent.
It is noted that the innovation will allow to increase the number of paid Parking lots and earn more money in local budgets. Shumsky added that this measure will encourage people to use the urban runabout, although Russia’s popular crossovers and SUVs.
The exact dimensions of Parking spaces will depend on the angle of Parking to the roadway. When the location of the Parking spaces along the road width can be reduced to about 2 meters, the length will not change — 5.5 meters. Parking angle 45,60 or 90 degree, length will be reduced to 5 metres, the width will remain the same.
According to the construction norms and rules, “Parking” from 2011, the minimum dimensions of Parking spaces for passenger cars grow by 5.3 to 2.5 meters.
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