BURLINGTON - New downtown parking rules are set in Burlington, and they take effect July 1st.
Downtown parking will now be enforced from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Previously these hours were from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Any driver using illegal handicapped placards could receive state citations, resulting in fines up to $250.
Also, parking spots designated as two-hour parking in city lots will be enforced.
Seven city lots have be re-organized to maximize parking availability.
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