Madison Square Park Conservancy's application to conduct a Spring Kids Fest on Saturday June 5, 2010
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, Madison Square Park Conservancy has submitted an application seeking permission to conduct their annual Spring Kids Fest in Madison Square Park on Saturday June 5, 2010 from 10:30 AM until 1:30 PM; and
WHEREAS, Spring Kids Fest requires a small footprint within the park, is brief in duration, and is free of charge and open to the public; and
WHEREAS, Spring Kids Fest is a long standing special event known to be popular among residents of our community; and
WHEREAS, Madison Square Park Conservancy has agreed that when presenting future event applications, that they will clearly state whether or not these events are occurring concurrently with previously approved special events; and
WHEREAS, If there are any material changes in the event from previous years i.e. signage, set-up, scale, location, and/or ancillary activities, Madison Square Park Conservancy has agreed to return and present these changes to Community Board Five; therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That Community Board Five recommends approval of Madison Square Park Conservancy's application to conduct their annual Spring Kids Fest on Saturday June 5, 2010.
The above resolution passed by a vote of 41 in favor; 0 opposed; 1 abstaining.