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Consents & Variances

Ancient Order of Hibernians

WHEREAS, The Ancient Order of Hibernians has applied for a permit to hold a street festival on Saturday, September 15, 2007, on Avenue of the Americas, between 42nd and 56th Streets; and

WHEREAS, In previous years, Community Board Five had repeatedly requested that the applicant provide documentation of a non-discrimination policy on official organizational letterhead, which the applicant has refused to submit; and

WHEREAS, Community Board Five takes its role in the review of applications seriously; and

WHEREAS, The applicant was invited to, but did not attend the Consents and Variances Committee Meeting to answer the concerns of the Board; therefore be it 

RESOLVED, That Community Board Five recommends denial of the application by Ancient Order of Hibernians for a street activity on September 15, 2007.

The  resolution then passed with a vote of 35 in favor, 0 opposed, 1 abstention.  

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