St. Petersburg extends bar hours, rejects greater parking lot regulation
ST. PETERSBURG - The party is going to last a little longer now that the City Council has approved extending bar hours to 3 a.m.
The council voted 6-2 Thursday (Leslie Curran and Herb Polson were the dissenters) to make last call an hour later. Read the full story here.
The council rejected a proposal by Wengay Newton to make parking attendants at private lots wear identification and register with the city to prevent a parking scam he witnessed last month at the Tampa Bay Rays home opener. Read the full story here.
Michael Van Sickler, Times staff writer