Local TV news does more than its share of ridiculous things, but this one from WPTZ really got my goat. It’s about the modest changes to North Winooski Avenue approved by Burlington City Council Monday night. And it’s called…
Businesses in Burlington’s Old North End unsure of their future as North Winooski Parking Plan is set to happen
AAAAUUGGGHHH Parking Panic!!!!!!!!
The story, such as it was, quoted two — count ’em, two — Old North End business owners worried about the plan’s reduction of 40 parking spaces along the corridor.
This sort of thing is the red meat of local TV news: Raising fears about the unknown.Continue reading