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Nyack Parking: Between the lines?

This post was originally placed on the Nyack Social Scene Yahoo listserv. Thanks to the posters and the the keepers of that user group for allowing us to repost this notice here.

Is there a plan to eliminate the white lines that emarcate parking spaces on broadway and main streets? Ditto for the vestigial parking meters. Seems to me that people are still parking solely within the demarcated spots. Eliminating the lines, thereby allowing cars to park bumper to bumper, as in NYC, would probably increase parking inventory (not to mention revenue) by about 30% in the applicable areas.

According to my conversation with Mayor Shields a few weeks ago about this question, he said that the “lines would be covered over when repaving is done in the Spring”. A bit vague but at least the deciders are aware of the issue…


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