The Westminster Police Department has announced that metered parking in the city is free through Jan. 2. Parking meters in the downtown area do not need to be fed until Monday, Jan. 3.
All other parking, including permit lots and parking lots that are limited for a specific time period, are in effect as usual.
* Westminster: Firefighters from the Westminster and Reese stations responded for an automatic fire alarm sounding in a building on Memorial Drive at 1:05 p.m. Wednesday. They were out for three minutes.