Portimão ‘frees up’ 250 parking spaces

Portimão has gained an extra 250 free parking spaces following the end of a parking concession contract between the local council and private company Saba.

The parking spaces are located in some of the town’s busiest areas and streets, the council highlights, including many in the town centre.

Meantime, the council has also launched a scheme which allows local residents to enjoy from 60 minutes of free parking in any part of the town. However, residents must download the ‘iParque Mobile’ app and sign up online at www.emarp.pt