New 5K Road Race on June 11 to start and end at the Heights Beach area (and parking lot article coming)

Rich Sherman, the former co-director of the Falmouth Road Race, has recently gained approval from the Board of Selectmen to establish a new road race called the “Falmouth Flag Day 5K Walk/Run”.  The race will be held on June 11 at 10 a.m.  The organizers hope to attract 300 runners and walkers who will raise …

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Selectmen will announce on May 16 what time they want to close the Heights Beach parking lot and whether or not they want it to be managed.

On Monday, May 2, the Selectmen decided to postpone until May 16 their decision on what time to close the Falmouth Heights Beach parking lot.  Beach Committee Chair Amy Sellers asked the Board of Selectmen (BOS) to close all Falmouth beach parking lots at 10 P.M., except the two designated open all night for fishermen.  She specifically …

Read moreSelectmen will announce on May 16 what time they want to close the Heights Beach parking lot and whether or not they want it to be managed.

Selectmen to meet Monday, May 2, 7:00 to discuss Heights Beach parking lot closing hours. Beach Committee expects more vandalism, noise, & drinking this season. British Beer Company offers to pay for police coverage of lot from 7:00 to 11:00 p.m.

(Click on April 2011 at left to see article re. Zoning Board approval of BBC parking plan.) The Beach Committee met in March and April to discuss, amongst other things, the continuing problem at the Heights Beach parking lot.  For 30 years, the parking lot was closed and locked at 8:00 p.m. with little issue.  …

Read moreSelectmen to meet Monday, May 2, 7:00 to discuss Heights Beach parking lot closing hours. Beach Committee expects more vandalism, noise, & drinking this season. British Beer Company offers to pay for police coverage of lot from 7:00 to 11:00 p.m.

ZBA Approves BBC Parking Lot Plan to Include Off-site Spaces at the Lot on the Corner of Grand Avenue and Falmouth Heights Road

On April 14, 2011, Falmouth Properties LLC (BBC) met with the Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) to present their new parking configuration, which was opposed by three members of the community but approved unanimously by the ZBA. Here are the unofficial conditions: 1.  Between May 16 and October 14, there will always be 6 parking …

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ZBA, BBC will meet again on April 14 to discuss restaurant parking requirement; community input encouraged.

On Thursday, February 3, 2011, the Falmouth Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) voted to continue Falmouth Properties LLC’s (BBC and Seaside Inn) petition for a modification of their approved parking plan. The ZBA requested that they come up with a more workable solution. The applicant proposed to reduce the current 16 restaurant parking spaces to …

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British Beer Seeks To Eliminate Restaurant Parking Spaces; To Meet With ZBA 2/3/11

Falmouth Property, LLC, the owner of record of the property which currently includes the British Beer Company (BBC) and the Seaside Inn, will appear before the Falmouth Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) on February 3, 2011 seeking a modification to their recently modified parking plan/requirements. In 1999, the property’s original parking plan filed with the …

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