Traffic Rule CancelledA new traffic rule to control vehicles in and around Bali Hai pier has been cancelled after being enforced for only 1 week.
PATTAYA – Recently [PattayaDailyNews]; According to the case that Pattaya officials intended to control public transportation especially in the Bali Hai pier area after the area was affected by major traffic congestion. As a result, the officers intended to make a parking area for all types of vehicles.
However, the officials had enforced the rule since July 3rd, taxi operators and some people protested about the rule because they said that only some people benefited from it. Later soldiers needed to intervene in the situation in order to calm the protestors down.
On July 8th, at Pattaya City Hall Mr.Chakorn Kanchanawatta-chief district of bang Lamung- chaired a conference about traffic control. The result was to cancel the new ruling which had been enforced for only 1 week.