My editorial on hospital parking is still bringing response.
Calmanda says sometimes when you’re with a loved one and they need you, you cannot just leave to go plug a meter, yet she’s afraid of getting a ticket. Imagine how that just adds to the stress.
Many point out that when you bring someone to emergency, you don’t know how long you are going to be there.
Becky has found it difficult to even find a parking space.
Barbara says hospital parking is way too expensive.
Deerhunter says you pay to park at a store to buy something, but others counter that a store is a place where you want to be and you can control the length of your stay.
Maria says nothing is worse than going through cancer treatments and paying a fortune for parking.
Stephanie says some places are now doing parking tickets by license plate so no more Good Samaritan sharing.
Greta says on top of your health issues, it’s awful to have to pay for expensive parking.
Anthony says free parking will not break the health care budget.
But, does the government care what you think?
Make a point of asking your MLA and let me know what they say.