Not being able to park at the local grocery store in Skaneatels has spurred a heated debate on social media among some residents.
Numerous Skaneateles resident are writing online that they are angry that they can’t shop at the Tops grocery store because parking spots are taken up by tourists who are not shopping.
Tourists vs. residents: Some in Skaneateles upset tourists are filling up store parking lot https://t.co/g5PLLU7ekV
— Liz Doran (@lizdoranLD) August 9, 2019
Others argue that tourism is critical to Skaneateles and local businesses’ success. They say residents should stop complaining and be happy people want to come to the lake-side community.