A section of Burgess Avenue is closed next to the new Maplewood Richmond Heights ECC to finish grading and landscaping, which makes the new entrance to the school inaccessible from there. As a result, some parents are parking where they shouldn’t, and then walking their kids to school, according to posts on Facebook.
One said she watched a mom on Wednesday park her car in front of a driveway on Comfort Avenue and walk her to school. Another said a car did a parallel parking job on top of a traffic cone. (Included photos below)