Tag: parking

Our View: The city taketh away, and the city sort of...

No one was surprised when City Council approved a six-townhome redevelopment project at the corner of Duke and South Union streets at Saturday’s public...

Hotel Indigo to open parking garage to public

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] Residents will now be able to use the Hotel Indigo garage for public parking after City Council approved a development special...

City announces Labor Day schedule of services

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Ahead of Labor Day next Monday, the city has announced its adjusted schedule of services. All local government offices will be...

Your Views: Practice civility when you park

To the editor: Back in March, the mayor's office offered reserved spaces for pickup and carryout to every restaurant in the city.  For those who...

Your Views: Predatory parking enforcement

To the editor: Last week, I was getting my very sick partner some needed medication from the CVS on Eisenhower Avenue. I was in the...

The city expands its suspension of parking enforcement

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The city suspended enforcement of several parking restrictions on Sunday, according to a news release. The decision comes as the city...

Our View: Responsiveness on parking

Saturday’s public hearing is an example of the city heeding the wishes of residents on an issue important to them. After city staff proposed limiting...

City proposes residential parking permit changes

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Changes to the city’s residential parking permit program are underway and both residents and businesses are concerned about what the...

Lower King Street could become a pedestrian-only zone

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] From the historic Trafalgar Square in London to the eight-block-long pedestrian mall in Charlottesville, it’s not unusual for cities to...

City sells $5.3 million worth of Old Town public property

By Arya Hodjat | [email protected] Council voted to sell four plots of city property to a private investment firm for $5.3 million at its July 9...