Town of East Hampton begins enforcement of parking restrictions

The Town of East Hampton is starting summertime beach parking restrictions early to ensure proper social distancing.
The town says it began enforcing the beach restrictions last weekend to those with non-resident and resident stickers.
Officials say they handed out 177 parking violation tickets Saturday.
The Town of East Hampton says officers, state patrol and parks officers also increased monitoring at the Montauk state parks and closed them when they reached capacity.