At the BOS meeting on 4/13, the following discussion and action occurred:
All Connecticut beaches are open to the public regardless of one’s residency and this year, state parks will open with no restrictions.
Westbrook, like most municipalities has jurisdiction on the use of town owned property; specifically parking lots.
Mr. Bishop made a motion to open the West Beach Parking lot beginning, Friday, May 14, 2021, through Labor Day, from 8:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. FOR WESTBROOK RESIDENTS ONLY.
Proof of residency will be required (tax bill, mail including a Westbrook address, driver’s license (photo ID).
Furthermore, the BOS will re-visit the parking policy at West Beach and the Mulvey Center after the 4th of July. Mr. Fuchs seconded the motion. Discussion followed.
Note that all questions regarding the above policy should be directed to Ms. Brainerd @ 860-399-3040.
The motion passed unanimously.
Please distribute to your membership.