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North Adams Traffic Commission Considers Protection Ave Parking Restrictions

The commissioners reviewed findings from a site visit Monday and agreed to some preliminary recommendations to be communicated with the residents at a future meeting.

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Pittsfield Traffic Commission Makes South Church Street Changes

The commission held a brief meeting on Thursday to approve some requests from the mayor's office referred to it by the City Council.

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Pittsfield Traffic Panel Open to Widening Scope of Meter Talks

The Traffic Commission isn't willing to remove meters from the newly opened Columbus Street surface lot but is willing to discuss an overall examination of the entire meter system. Berkshire Nautilus Owner Jim Ramondetta and Manager Glen McBurney have been fighting the city over the new meters. Prior to the garage being torn down and replaced, there were free three-hour public spaces.

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North Adams Traffic Commission Recommends Metered Space on Ashland

The Traffic Commission is recommending that seven metered spaces be installed on the east side of Ashland Street between Summer and Quincy streets.

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North Adams Traffic Commission Advises Raising Parking Permit Rates

The commission in January voted to raise the price in the Center Street lot by $10 but couldn't address the St. Anthony lot because it had not been put on the agenda. On Monday, the commissioners agreed that permits in both lots should cost the same.

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Churchill Street Residents Raise Concerns With Truck Traffic

Residents of Churchill Street are asking for a ban on truck traffic. But the Traffic Commission doesn't see a way to reroute them and suspect much of the traffic comes from businesses on the road.

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North Adams Traffic Commission Advises Rate Hike for Permit Parking

The Traffic Commission is recommending the city raise its parking permit fees for the Center Street lot for the first time in 10 years.

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North Adams Traffic Commission Rejects Church Street Crosswalk

Working off a report by Stantec Consulting Services, the commission determined that a crosswalk would not be safe in that area and that the issue of students crossing Church Street might better be addressed through changing bus routes.

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Neighbors Sort Out Phillips Hill Issue With Mullen

Marty Mullen of Mullen Moving outlined to the commission and residents how the company plans to limit parking on the road that swings up behind the mill to an upper floor loading dock.

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Adams Traffic Commission Approves Cumberland Farms Plan

The Traffic Commission had no real concern with the proposed Cumberland Farms on Commercial Street and gave the project its blessing.

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