As on legal holidays, no coins should be thrown into the ticket machine on Monday 11 July, Holiday of the Flemish Community, to park in places where this normally applies, so there will be no parking attendants in the Zottegem street that day. can be seen that check compliance with paid parking and the use of a parking disc in blue zones.
In the meantime, it has been almost fifteen years ago that Marino Keulen (Open VLD), as the then Flemish Minister of the Interior, sent a circular to all cities and municipalities regarding paid parking, recommending that the same scheme be introduced on the Flemish Community Day. apply as on statutory holidays and therefore also to introduce exemption from payment on 11 July. As a result, the then Zottegem city council approved an amendment to its own regulations on 17 March 2008, which has since determined that “no fee is owed (also) on 11 July”.