The 400 block at the corner of Fourth Street and San Benito Street. The Vault building, owned by Mayor Ignacio Velazquez, sits in the background. File photo by John Chadwell.

Business / Economy

Hollister City Council approves amendment to 400 block agreement

No reserved parking spaces for Community Foundation.

Briggs Building in downtown Hollister. File Photo.

Business / Economy

Parking for 400 block development stalls

Program staff working on changes to licensing agreement before City Council votes on it.

Briggs Building in downtown Hollister. File photo.

Government / Politics

Parking license agreement hits speed bump

Councilmembers said they need more detail on upgrade costs before deciding.

Parking in front of the high school's administration building will change from parallel spots to reverse-angle. Photo provided.

Children and Youth

Reverse-angle parking planned for Monterey Street near San Benito High School

The city will create angled parking in front of the high school, north to B Street, to improve safety, driver visibility, add parking spaces and enhance traffic-calming efforts.

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Parking time limits suspended during holidays

Downtown parking will be un-timed through Jan. 2

Eighteen-foot parking spaces are standard for the city now.

San Benito Street parking spaces are smaller, but meet new standards

Some locals claim their vehicles don't fit within the newly-drawn parking spaces

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Business / Economy

Next step in downtown re-striping scheduled for April 25

Intersection of San Benito and Fifth streets to become a four-way stop, at least temporarily

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Business / Economy

City responds to long-term RV parking with timed restrictions

Proposed rules would create three-hour parking restrictions in certain areas of Hollister; council says more comprehensive approach is needed

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Business / Economy

No parking restrictions in downtown Hollister during the holidays

Parking restrictions in the historic business district will be lifted through the first week of January

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Children and Youth

COMMENTARY: New parking rules should be reconsidered

New parking rules are aggravating to some students

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Government / Politics

Hollister officials modify some downtown parking restrictions

New rules target alleyway, plus Fifth Street near county library

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San Benito Lifestyle

Baler seniors have reserved parking option

A $40 fee allows seniors to reserve and paint their parking spot for the year.

photo of Ladd Lane School and street

Government / Politics

City To Improve Safety And Parking At Ladd Lane And Gabilan Hills

The City of Hollister took the first steps towards improving the parking/traffic situation at two of the public schools.