ME: $1 Million Park-and-Ride Lot Falls Flat
Tony Donovan was flying in a single-engine plane over Yarmouth recently when he noticed what appeared to be a new lake on the landscape. What he thought was water was actually the shimmering, fresh asphalt of a 300-space parking lot that was built next to Interstate 295 this summer for nearly $1 million. "I didn't know it was a park-and-ride lot until I was right on top of it," Donovan said. The lot, which has been open to the public for nearly three weeks, hasn't attracted many...