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No change for Jefferson Street parking

Original plans to change parking on South Jefferson Street to angle parking went awash when measurements indicated that such an arrangement would not be feasible for an area of parking just south of Main Street and across the street from the proposed new Kaup Pharmacy. "Over 15 parking spaces and angle parking is gone," said surveyor Zeke Schultz of MLS Engineering/Surveying in Monroe. "There will be no parking on the west side of Jefferson Street due to a proposed pharmacy drive-through. "On the east side of the street there will be one less space and no angle parking," observed Schultz. "The street is not wide enough to have angle parking." Council member Philip Provost said that it is his understanding that those visiting the pharmacy would be able to use parking spaces in the former First Bank of Berne parking behind the building, with the exception of where employees park. City attorney Dave Baumgartner advised that once the official plan for the pharmac... Read More >