Monthly Archives: July 2014

Efforts to boost the county’s economy are on track

PROJECTS to drive economic growth in East Sussex have been hailed a success with the latest figures showing improvement.

A report to cabinet this week acknowledged the achievements that have been made so far by East Sussex County Council and partners, but looked forward to projects that will further boost the county’s economy. Watch our video with lead cabinet member, Councillor Rupert Simmons.

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Cashless parking option is now available

IMG_4408MOTORISTS can now pay to park using their mobile phones after the official launch of cashless parking in the county. 

This week, East Sussex County Council added alternative payment method to on street parking in Lewes, Hastings and Eastbourne. Cllr Carl Maynard, lead member for transport and environment and respresentatives from the council’s parking team officially launched the scheme with John Wheeley from RingGo (pictured).

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