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Hurricane Sandy – Advisory #6

Mayor Offers City Garages, Free of Charge, to Residents During Storm

Annapolis, MD (10-28-12) Annapolis Mayor Joshua J. Cohen reminds residents, that 

as of  3:00 this afternoon, all four City garages (Hillman, Gotts, Knighton and Park Place), opened free of charge to City residents allowing them to get their vehicles in the garages before the storm hits.

The mayor encourages residents who live along narrow streets to move their vehicles into the garages or into other sheltered areas to help keep the streets clear for emergency vehicles and utility crews. Vehicles can remain in the garage through the duration of the storm.

For those parking at Hillman garage, residents need to go to garage office and pick up a validation ticket before exiting the garage free of charge.  For those City residents parking at Gotts, Knighton and Park Place, just show the attendant a valid drivers licence, showing proof of Annapolis residency, when exiting free of charge.

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