For Immediate Release - January 24, 2017

DCR Parking Advisory: Charles Street in Boston

WHAT:          Beginning Wednesday, February 1, 2017, the Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) will designate five ADA-compliant parking spaces near the intersection of Charles Street and Cambridge Street in the City of Boston as a new restricted parking area for Mass Eye and Ear ambulance and patient valet parking only. This designation will remain in effect if parking is prohibited during a snow emergency. The remaining ADA-compliant parking spaces will be relocated. Area vehicles will be alerted to the change beginning today, Monday, January 23, 2017, and signage will be posted several days in advance to alert commuters to the change.  

WHERE:       Charles Street and Cambridge Street in the City of Boston

WHEN:          Wednesday, February 1, 2017

                        

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