DoT announces Mawaqif timings during Ramadan

ABU DHABI: The Department of Transport, DoT, in Abu Dhabi announced today the Mawaqif parking paid timings applicable during the Holy Month of Ramadan.

The paid timings throughout Ramadan will be spread out over two periods; from 9:00 a.m. until 2:30 p.m., and from 10:30 p.m. until 2:30 a.m. except on Thursdays when the second period will be from 09:00 p.m. until 12:00 midnight.

Mawaqif fees will remain unchanged for all parking bays during the Holy Month. The on-street parking will be free on Fridays and public holidays. For underground multi-story parking, Ramadan timings will not be applicable.

DoT has started implementation of Mawaqif parking management in Al Ain City. The DoT conducted studies to gauge the first areas in which to inaugurate the service, particularly most car-crowded areas such as commercial districts as well as cultural service locations in the city.

The Mawaqif Management Programme implementation started in seven sectors in Al Ain, specifically; three sectors in Al Murabbaa, one sector in Al Madheef, one in Nad Al Salama, one in Nad Al Rusas and another in Hai Al Humaira.

SOURCE: WAM