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Can't park in front of your own home?

Original post made on Jun 29, 2009

One Menlo Park resident received a rude surprise recently, when she was slapped with a $45 ticket for parking in front of her apartment overnight. She's asking the city to better notice the policy.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Monday, June 29, 2009, 4:03 PM

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Posted by Mary
a resident of Menlo Park: The Willows
on Jun 29, 2009 at 8:28 pm

So you buy a house for $1.5 million and can't park on the street because someone thinks it looks ugly. Never mind that cars on the street would help reduce the serious speeding problem we have in our neighborhood.

Note that you can park a basketball hoop on the sidewalk, blocking everyone's access, for years. Presumably no one thinks that is ugly ... or dangerous.


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Posted by Almanac editor
a resident of Menlo Park: other
on Jun 29, 2009 at 9:37 pm

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