On Saturdays, during the holiday shopping season, the town is allowing free parking at all metered spots in the two municipal parking lots in Arlington Center (Russell Commons lot on Mystic St. and the Rail Road lot on Lamson Way).
This free offer is available Saturdays only, Nov. 28, Dec. 5, 12, 19 and 26.
First Lights Dec. 4, 5
First Lights 2015 will take place on the first weekend of December throughout Arlington. Here's the schedule:
Friday, Dec. 4
Business and dining promotions throughout town
Saturday, Dec. 5
First Lights - Shop Arlington First
noon to 5 p.m.
Strolling musicians and costumed characters will provide a festive shopping and dining atmosphere in East Arlington, Arlington Center and Arlington Heights. Business and dining promotions throughout town.
This announcement was published Wednesday, Nov. 18.