Madison Square Park Conservancy, event application for Madison Square MusicWHEREAS, The Madison Square Park Conservancy has applied for a special event permit to hold an evening performance art/music series in Madison Square Park; and
WHEREAS, The programs will be held in the center oval of the Park on successive Wednesday nights from June 21, 2006 through August 9, 2006; and
WHEREAS, Each event, including set-up, will begin at 12:00 noon and end at 9:00 p.m.; and
WHEREAS, Each performance will begin at 7:00 p.m. and end at 8:15 p.m.; and
WHEREAS, At the events, performers will include a range of musical styles including Jazz, R&B, Folk and others appealing to all ages; and
WHEREAS, There will be no admission charged for any of the events; andWHEREAS, Tee shirts and performer CD's will be sold at the events, the proceeds of which will benefit the applicant and its work on behalf of the Park; and
WHEREAS, Similar programs have been conducted for several years and were well received and attended; therefore be it
RESOLVED, Community Board Five recommends approval of a special event permit for the Madison Square Park Conservancy to hold evening performance art/music series in Madison Square Park on successive Wednesday nights from June 21, 2006 through August 9, 2006.The above resolution passed with a vote of 28 in favor, 0 opposed, 1 abstention.