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American Kennel Club, application for an event in Madison Square Park

 WHEREAS, American Kennel Club has applied for a special events permit for Saturday, September 17, 2005; and

WHEREAS, The set-up, maintenance and clean-up will begin at 9 a.m. and end no later than 5 p.m.; and

WHEREAS, AKC will have demonstrations and contests for obedience and good citizenship while promoting responsibility; and

WHEREAS, A mobile vet truck will be on 5th avenue providing free microchiping; and

WHEREAS, There will be tables promoting local pet-friendly businesses, dog clubs and tips; and

WHEREAS, The event will be located along the west side of the park near the dog run and graveled area with an anticipated 200 attendees; therefore be it

RESOLVED, That Community Board Five recommends approval of the application by the American Kennel Club for responsible dog ownership event in Madison Square Park for September 17, 2005.

The above resolution passed with a vote of 27 in favor, 1 opposed, 1 abstention.    

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