Fees and fines added $5 million more than expected to Melbourne City Council coffers in the last financial year.

The council raised about $80 million from parking, including half from fines, in 2014-15, Lord Mayor Robert Doyle says.  The council is “squirrelling away” the surplus funds to pay for the Queen Victoria Market renewal project, he says. Motorists have been more compliant, paying parking fees since electronic parking sensors…