West U City Council to address parking issues — again

January 25, 2016

The age-old question of parking across sidewalks is back on the West University City Council agenda tonight (Monday, Jan. 25) as part of an agenda item addressing the larger issue of  “parking etiquette.”

Councilmember Brennan Reilly and Mayor Pro Tem Bob Kelly sought the discussion, which is also expected to include designated drop-off zones and council direction to staff regarding enforcement of violations.

The city’s Parking Etiquette Program

Penley's vehicle the day she received a citation for parking on the sidewalk.

Parking across sidewalks is one of the parking etiquette issues that’s on the West U City Council agenda for Jan. 25. (File photo)

was enacted in 2012, but the issue of parking across sidewalks dates back to the late 1990s.

The City Council will convene at 6:30 p.m. in the Municipal Building, 3800 University Blvd.