290 West Street (Tuesday morning)
Those of you who drive to or by Crocker Farm school may have noticed a DPW crew doing work at the entrance to the school yesterday morning. The town was reclaiming the public way borrowed by an absentee landlord for tenant parking.
When the Gralinski's owned 290 West Street (as they did since 1952) Esther used to operated the farm stand selling vegetables, and the public way was borrowed to create a turn out for the convenience of drive-thru customers.
When the family sold the estate in 2008 to
Thus increasing the need for parking spaces. But the tenants of Mr. Tzeng will now have to find another plot for parking.
Using town property for personal parking gain is kind of like expecting the Police or Fire Department to act as babysitters for rowdy tenants. Yes, the town is getting territorial about that as well.
290 West Street (this morning)