Donald Bren

Laguna City Council honks its horn over parking issue

Laguna City Council honks its horn over parking issue

Nowadays, the true test of an issue’s divisiveness is whether people unfriend you.

I have a feeling I’m going to lose a few friends over this one.

The Laguna Beach City Council is studying where they might be able to squeeze in more parking.

I’m all for it.

First of all, it’s way overdue. Given that the city has not done anything substantial — for years — to alleviate the parking problem, we need to act now if we have any hope of stemming the tide of our inland cousins.

At the most recent city meeting, Councilman Kelly Boyd made it clear why we’re in this predicament.

“I’ve lived here 73 years, and I understand the parking’s terrible,” he said. “We...

EDITION: California | U.S. & World
85°