Tag: parking

Our View: Residential parking is a core livability issue

Balancing competing demands is one of the most difficult tasks of government at any level. Parceling out pieces of the proverbial pie – whether it’s...

Parking pilot sparks tensions

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The pay-to-park pilot program currently operating in Old Town, which is slated for possible permanent implementation at Saturday’s city council...

Your Views: Consider disadvantaged residents

To the editor: Last month, the Traffic and Parking Board held a public hearing regarding residential parking permits on the 400 block of South Columbus...

Letter to the Editor: City staff monopolizes scarce on-street parking

To the editor: On any given morning, if I park my car next to the Dolci Gelati coffee shop on the 100 block of N....

Our View: Could compromise become a trend?

City council’s recent decision to adopt a compromise solution on parking for Chatham Square residents is a welcome development for several reasons. Foremost, it’s a...

Chatham Square residents now eligible for permit parking

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Chatham Square residents will now be eligible for District 2 parking permits, with restrictions, after a vote at city council’s...

Letter to the Editor: Setting the record straight on Chatham Square

To the editor: As residents of Chatham Square, we are concerned about inaccurate statements which have been made concerning the Chatham Square application to city...

King Street Art Festival to limit parking this weekend

After being rescheduled due to weather, the King Street Art Festival will take place on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sunday...

Bishop Ireton breaks ground on new academic wing

Bishop Ireton kicked off construction of the school’s new academic wing with a groundbreaking on Tuesday. Bishop of the Arlington Diocese Michael Burbidge, Head of...

Letter to the Editor: City should charge ‘market price’ for parking

To the editor: In his Sept. 6 letter to the Times, “City officials created Chatham quagmire,” Dan Hazlewood said, “The idea some have that less...