Tag: parking

By Stefanie Jackson – Cape Charles can make parking more convenient on Mason Avenue, the town’s main street for commercial activity, but it would come at a hefty price – 63 fewer parking spaces – a loss the popular but tiny tourist town likely can’t afford. Like most small towns...
By Stefanie Jackson – Five candidates for the Cape Charles town council participated in an online forum May 9 and explained their positions on numerous issues including the struggling town harbor, tourism, jobs, and affordable housing. The participating candidates were Steve Bennett, a current town councilman who holds degrees in...
By Stefanie Jackson – Cape Charles Town Planner Zach Ponds presented town council with a proposed update to the town's ordinance regarding off-street parking, with the intent of providing more benefits than simply giving drivers alternatives to parking on the street. “It helps create a more walkable community, prioritizes pedestrian...
By Stefanie Jackson – The Cape Charles town council unanimously approved the first phase of recommendations to improve parking in town, including replacing unpopular reverse-angle parking with more common, pull-in angled parking on Mason Avenue, its main street for business. The recommendations approved Feb. 21 were made by an ad...