Will Voters Catch a (Radio) Wave at Nauset Beach?

By: Ed Maroney

Nauset Beach in Orleans. ALAN POLLOCK PHOTO

 

In-Car Town Meeting One of Several Options 

ORLEANS - They're stopping short of bringing back Liam's for car hop service, but the option of an in-vehicle town meeting at Nauset Beach next month is on the select board's agenda for Sept. 9.
 
It's one of several pandemic-moment alternatives that include a back-to-school approach (indoors at Nauset Regional Middle School or outdoors inside the school's track) or using the field at Eldredge Park. The beach lot can hold up to 750 cars and comes equipped with power and bathrooms, and the town's audio vendor says it can connect its feed to car radios.
 
In an email to Town Administrator John Kelly, DPW/Natural Resources Director Tom Daley wrote, "That actually sounds like fun!"
 
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