Parking isn’t hard

OK, parallel parking can be hard. I hate parking my pickup on the passenger's side on one-way streets. And a couple of years ago I saw two women in a brand-new sports car on West Street. From what I overheard of their conversation, the driver was not the owner and so she pulled up next to a… Continue reading Parking isn’t hard

Changing face of downtown

After a period of stagnation, change is coming to downtown Rutland. Some change is inevitable: Stores close or move away; others open or move in. That change is also short[term cyclical. The change I'm discussing is also cyclical, but over a much longer term. At one time, downtown was the social and shopping center of… Continue reading Changing face of downtown