Additional parking measures have been implemented in Port-of-Spain over the next two days to cater to the influx of people flooding the capital during the hectic Carnival period.
Port-of-Spain Major Joel Martinez has given approval for parking at Nelson Mandela
Park on Carnival Monday from 1 am to 11 pm and on Carnival Tuesday from 5 am to 11 pm.
A fee of $50 per day or any part therefore will apply.
The chaos you've been experiencing trying to find a place to park at Maracas Beach recently might soon be over.
The Ministry of Tourism says it is constructing temporary parking facilities near the fishing complex.
It issued the following statement today:
"As a result of the on-going upgrade works at Maracas Beach, the main car parking facility is no longer available to the public.
Police are advising of traffic restrictions in Port-of-Spain for the country’s 54th Independence celebrations.
The following traffic restrictions will take effect from 6 am on Wednesday August 31st and will run to 1 am on Thursday 1st September, 2016.
Parking is prohibited as follows:
From 6:00 am to 10:00 am on: