Madison Square Park Conservancy, event application for Madison Square ReadWHEREAS, The Madison Square Park Conservancy has applied for a special event permit to hold a new evening series where authors read from their works in Madison Square Park; and
WHEREAS, The programs will be held near the Farragut Monument on successive Tuesday nights from June 20, 2006 through August 29, 2006; and
WHEREAS, Each event, including set-up, will begin at 6:00p.m. and end at 8:00 p.m.; and
WHEREAS, There will be no admission charged for any of the events; and
WHEREAS, This new program is expected to attract up to 50 local resident spectators; and
WHEREAS, There will be no merchandise sold at the events; therefore be it
RESOLVED, Community Board Five recommends approval of a special event permit for the Madison Square Park Conservancy to hold evening readings in Madison Square Park on successive Tuesday nights from June 20, 2006 through August 29, 2006.The above resolution passed with a vote of 28 in favor, 0 opposed, 1 abstention.