Matthews has reinstated two-hour parking along the 100 block of North Trade Street, between John Street and Matthews Station Street.
The two-hours limit is in effect 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Mondays through Saturdays.
Other public parking spots in town will continue to have no time limit, at least for now.
Town commissioners at their Monday meeting approved the limit.
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They asked staff to research further the remainder of a planning staff proposal that would also reinstate two-hour parking for the 200 block of North Trade and create four-hour parking for the first 45 spaces in the railroad lot.
They're also considering a time limit for parking along East Charles Street and a request to implement a permit system to park in four-hour spaces, first-come, first-served.
Several months ago, Matthews commissioners placed a moratorium on enforcing two-hour parking limits because of complaints from several area businesses. Town commissioners also accepted a report regarding the Old Public Works Facility which advised that the oldest building on the site be removed, the fence taken down, and the greenway routed through the property. A vote will come at their next meeting.
The town also will move its accounts to RBC Bank for the next three years.