Business leaders are warning that Nottingham's workplace parking levy risks deterring more businesses from setting up in the city.
It's almost a year since the city council introduced the charge for companies with more than eleven car parking spaces.
Next week, it will rise from £280, to £334 per space. The council is using the tax to pay for the extention to the city tram system.
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Police say they are investigating the incident to see if it was placed there with intent to cause danger to other road users.