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Posted on: April 19, 2022

[ARCHIVED] Town Services & Outreach Committee Public Hearing - Parking Regulations on North Pleasant St

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TOWN COUNCIL PUBLIC HEARING: PROPOSED PARKING REGULATIONS on North Pleasant St, from Hallock St to Triangle St

In accordance with General Bylaws Sec. 3.14 and the Town Council Policy Regarding the Control and Regulation of the Public Ways, the Town Services and Outreach Committee of the Town Council will hold a VIRTUAL PUBLIC HEARING on Thursday, May 5, 2022 at 6:30 p.m. via Zoom.  

PROPOSED REGULATIONS: The Town Council will review and act on parking regulations proposed by the Town, as follows:

To establish new parking regulations for the spaces that are created on North Pleasant Street between McClellan Street and Triangle Street – other than designated handicapped spaces - be metered and charged at the rate of 50 cents per hour from 8:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. and that these regulations take effect upon completion of construction of the parking spaces. The Town Council may want to consider designating some of the spaces as permit-parking spaces, to accommodate residents in the area.

How to participate:

  • To participate in the Virtual Public Hearing via Zoom, go to https://amherstma.zoom.us/j/86535711824; to indicate you wish to speak, click “Raise Hand” and the Town Services and Outreach Committee chair will recognize you. 
  • To participate in the Virtual Public Hearing via telephone, dial (301) 715-8592 or (312) 626-6799; enter Webinar ID: 865 3571 1824; when prompted to enter participant number, press #; to indicate you wish to speak, press *9 and the Town Services and Outreach Committee chair will recognize you. 

Members of the public are welcome to express their views during the hearing or in writing.  

Written comments may be sent to towncouncil@amherstma.gov or mailed to: 

Town Council  

4 Boltwood Avenue 

Amherst, MA 01002 

The above-referenced General Bylaws are available here, and the Town Council Policy Regarding the Control and Regulation of the Public Ways is available here

If you have questions, please reach out to Clerk of the Council Athena O’Keeffe, at okeeffea@amherstma.gov or call (413) 259-3209. 

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