As there’s now not a firehouse on Plattekill Street in New Paltz, there’s now not a necessity for as a lot parking reserved within the adjoining lot. That’s triggered a broader dialogue about the way to beef up lifestyles out of doors of vehicles within the village core on the December 7 board assembly within the village. One of the vital issues that trustees want to resolve is how restricted the handicapped parking is in that house.
Because of the slim, sloping nature of Major Boulevard the one spot at the north aspect the place it could be possible to place in any such spot is on the nook of Plattekill Street, however that might affect the time-honored observe of permitting truck drivers to forestall there for unloading. Having extra spots at the different aspect, corresponding to within the somewhat-close Plattekill lot, is usually a resolution. Then again, trustees are also taking into account whether or not it will be possible so as to add one nearer, corresponding to via Ariel Dentist. A comparable advice used to be to place in bicycle parking via Starbucks, which might in impact slim Plattekill and discourage riding at upper charges of pace.