It’s a regular “06880” feature. Not as frequent as bad/entitled/obnoxious parkers, but still annoyingly often.
The gross garbage dump in Parker Harding Plaza.
The most recent “06880” post was on June 14.
One of the 18 comments was from the Downtown Merchants Association:
The Westport DMA has developed a detailed plan for improving downtown maintenance, where a majority of the costs will be handled by businesses, with some contribution from the Town for public areas, including roads, public parking lots and public buildings. This is to include both summer and winter maintenance, as well as trash.
The Town portion is still under discussion, made more challenging in the current budget climate. However, a specific plan to vastly improve the trash situation and general appearance for Parker Harding is in an advanced stage of collaborative approval (which will include a consolidated and upgraded trash area) and hopefully will be accomplished this summer.
Well, summer has come and gone. This was the view an hour ago:
Oh — you want a closeup of whatever it is the arrow is pointing to?
Yep, that’s some form of vermin.
Just the thing to enjoy with your grande vanilla bean creme frappuccino.