Bryant Park Corporation’s applications to conduct annual special events for Spring and Summer 2013
At the regularly scheduled monthly meeting of Community Board Five on Thursday, April 11, 2013, the following resolution passed with a vote of 41 in favor; 0 opposed; 1 abstaining:
WHEREAS, Bryant Park Corporation has submitted applications seeking permission to conduct their annual special events in Bryant Park for Spring and Summer 2013, consisting of the following events:
WHEREAS, All events and activities are repeat occurrences from past years, are free of charge and are open to the public; and
WHEREAS, There is a long-standing precedent for these events in Bryant Park; and Community Board Five has found a significant amount of support for these events from residents and stakeholders in the community; and
WHEREAS, Bryant Park Corporation has agreed that when presenting future applications, they will clearly state whether or not these events are occurring concurrently with previously approved special events, and that if there are any material changes in any events from previous years, Bryant Park Corporation has agreed to return and present these changes to Community Board Five; and
WHEREAS, These applications are understood to be comprised only of the seasonal events and activities described above, with any other applications, including the Holiday Market or any commercial events, to come before Community Board Five separately; therefore, be it
RESOLVED, Community Board Five recommends approval of Bryant Park Corporation's applications to conduct annual special events for Spring and Summer 2013.