Downtown parking main concern at Wednesday’s city council meeting

Kent City Council met Wednesday night and discussed an abundant amount of housekeeping issues that was centered around downtown parking. City Council passed a 5-2 vote to include possible parallel parking on the W. Main Street bridge. The discussion about the bridge between council members was divided, as was other issues that were on the agenda. W. Main Street bridge, parking meters, sidewalks and other changes to the city’s parking ordinances headlined the opposition between council members. “We made a bunch of changes downtown since 2007. It seems appropriate to have a review today,” said City Manager David Ruller. Beauty vs. Utilization¬† The debate between making areas of downtown Kent

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