Community Issues

Oakmont Bakery Owner Addresses Traffic Concerns

In a candid interview with Marty Griffin, owner Marc Serrao talks about traffic issues and parking complaints related to opening of the new Oakmont Bakery.

You folks know me as a straight shooter and my good friend Marc Serrao is cut from the same cloth. While PennDOT is helping the Borough of Oakmont review traffic concerns around the new Oakmont Bakery, Marc addressed some of the parking complaints during our straightforward discussion and some of the bad information some people are spreading on social media.

Since the new bakery opened, Marc says business has definitely increased more than he expected and he expects it to eventually scale back. He says that will help with some of the congestion.

In the meantime, he's put up additional signs to let customers know about the 100+ parking spaces behind the bakery that you can get to by turning on "Sweet Street" from Hulton Road.

(Photo above: behind the scenes as new Oakmont Bakery opens )

I took you behind the scenes when the new bakery first opened in February. You can see that by clicking the link above.

You heard Marc say that one thing he needs to help with congestion in the store is help. That means he's looking for people who want to work and the pay is above minimum wage. Here's where you can find out more and even apply:

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