Mission NYC bringing a youth gospel choir for a free concert in Union Square, July 13 and 20th, 3-6pm
WHEREAS, Community Board Five takes its role in the review of applications for Parks Special Events seriously and requests an opportunity to review the application before a permit is granted by the Parks Department Special Permit Office; and
WHEREAS, Mission New York City has submitted applications seeking permission for special events to be conducted in Union Square Park on Monday July 13, 2009 and on Monday July 20, 2009 between the hours of 3:00 PM and 6:00 PM; and
WHEREAS, The applicant was invited, yet failed to attend Community Board Five’s Parks Committee meeting on June 1, 2009 to present their proposals for review; and
WHEREAS, Any questions that the committee might have regarding this event could not be addressed; therefore be it
RESOLVED, That Community Board Five recommends denial of the applications by Mission New York City to hold special events in Union Square Park on Monday July 13, 2009 and on Monday July 20, 2009.
The above resolution passed by a vote of 33 in favor; 0 opposed; 1 abstaining.