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File #: 14-0280    Version: 1 Name: 3/3/14 Take Back the Night Street Closings
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 3/3/2014 In control: City Council
On agenda: 3/3/2014 Final action: 3/3/2014
Enactment date: 3/3/2014 Enactment #: R-14-064
Title: Resolution to Approve Street Closings for the 2014 Take Back the Night (Rally and March) - Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Attachments: 1. Take Back the Night 2014 Map.pdf
Title
Resolution to Approve Street Closings for the 2014 Take Back the Night (Rally and March) - Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Memorandum
Attached for your consideration is a resolution to approve the closing of certain streets for the 2014 Take Back the Night (Rally and March) on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. The following streets will be closed as needed from 8:00 P.M. until 9:00 P.M. for the march and will be reopened as soon as possible after the march passes:

· E. Madison Street from S. State Street to Thompson Street
· Thompson Street from E. Madison Street to E. William Street
· E. William Street from Thompson Street to S. Fourth Ave.
· S. Fourth Ave. from William to E. Liberty
· E. Liberty Street from S. Fourth Ave. to S. State Street
· S. State Street from Liberty to E. Madison Street

The sponsors, Central Student Government, Ann Arbor Tortilla Factory, and Peter Breese, LSA, School of Social Work, agree to obtain all necessary permits, to provide evidence of proper liability insurance as required, to comply with all City regulations governing the use of the streets and will reimburse the City for all event expenses.

The sponsors will notify impacted businesses and residents along the route by volunteers contacting them with flyers to be distributed one week prior to the event. The event has been coordinated with all relevant City service areas for the purposes of traffic control and for the protection of the health and safety of the participants and the general public.
Staff
Prepared by: Debra Williams, Management Assistant
Reviewed by: Sumedh Bahl, Community Services Area Administrator
Body
Whereas, The City has received a request from the Ann Arbor Coalition Against Rape to hold a rally and march in the City of Ann Arbor on Wednesday, April 2, 2014;

Whereas, It will be necessary to close the following streets as needed from 8:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. for the march:

· S. State Street from E. Madison Street to E. Liberty Street
· E. Madison Street fro...

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