That sign for a long past tag sale, concert, 5K road race or other or charitable event still on the side of the road?
Better get them down, fast.
The Westport Police Department today announced that “effective immediately” the Planning and Zoning Department will engage in active enforcement of regulations on temporary signs on town property, including traffic islands and road rights of way.
That means that if the signs are up more than two days after the publicized event, be it a concert or an election, they will be removed.
A three-vehicle crash on Charles Street near the Tarry Lodge restaurant today sent one person to Norwalk Hospital. The accident added to traffic congestion in the area caused by a nearby water main break on Saugatuck Avenue. (CLICK TO ENLARGE) Dave Matlow for WestportNow.com
Contractors repair the surface of Saugatuck Avenue today where an early morning water main break forced closure from Sunrise Road to the southbound entrance of of I-95 at Exit 17. (CLICK TO ENLARGE) Dave Matlow for WestportNow.com
An early morning water main break on Saugatuck Avenue today forced closure of the roadway between Sunrise Road and the southbound entrance to I-95 at exit 17. Traffic was snarled in the area as crews made emergency repairs. (CLICK TO ENLARGE) Ken Stamm for WestportNow.com
9 a.m. – Town Hall Room 309 – Board of Finance Audit Subcommittee 9 a.m. – Westport Weston Family Y – Blood Pressure Self-Monitoring Program 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. – Westport Arts Center – “SELECTS 2018” 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. – Westport Historical Society – “Remembered: The History of African Americans in Westport” 7 p.m. – Levitt Pavilion – The Hall Family Special 7:30 p.m. – Town Hall Room 309 – Board of Education 7:30 p.m. – Town Hall Room 201 – Golf Advisory Committee 7:30 p.m. – Westport Library – Tabletop Games for Adults
Many took to the waters of Long Island Sound today as sunny skies, temperatures in the 80s, and low humidity made it a top summer day. View is off of Westport’s Longshore Club Park. (CLICK TO ENLARGE) Helen Klisser During for WestportNow.com
With temperatures dropping into the 60s on Saturday night, some visitors to South Beach at Westport’s Compo Beach built an illegal campfire to help stay warn. (CLICK TO ENLARGE) Allan Siegert for WestportNow.com