09/21/2022 | Music festival crowd plans include closing downtown to vehicles; Major traffic lane adjustments

Music festival crowd plans include closing downtown to vehicles; Major traffic lane adjustments

OCEAN CITY – Expect significant delays, plan ahead and be prepared for significant traffic changes, including closure of downtown to vehicles, are key takeaways from the resort plans for next weekend’s big music festival. The first Oceans Calling, featuring many nationally known and popular acts, is scheduled for next weekend,…

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Council debates allow e-bikes on the promenade

Council debates allow e-bikes on the promenade

OCEAN CITY — Discussion about allowing e-bikes, or e-bikes, on the boardwalk under certain conditions continued this week at mayor and council level without a clear consensus. In 2020 the Mayor and Council passed an ordinance banning the increasingly popular e-bikes on the promenade at all times when regular bikes were permitted.…

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Discussions over Fenwick’s parking ratios continue

Discussions over Fenwick's parking ratios continue

FENWICK ISLAND – Discussions over parking ratios and commercial development highlighted a public hearing this week on proposed changes to off-street parking. On Monday, Fenwick Island residents and business owners gathered at City Hall to share their concerns about a proposed ordinance change that would, among other things, change parking ratios in the commercial district. …

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Berlin planning commission discusses accessory housing units

Berlin planning commission discusses accessory housing units

BERLIN — A discussion about secondary suites dominated a meeting of the Berlin Planning Commission last week. Berlin’s planning commission held a lengthy discussion last Wednesday about accessory dwelling units – things like garage apartments – and whether they should be allowed in the city. In the end, they asked the staff to review the regulations in force in the cities…

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