New York Fashion Week may be expelled from the Lincoln Center?
It seems that we were not the only ones frustrated a little bit of the circus Fashion Week at Lincoln
Local residents and environmental groups filed a lawsuit against New York's Lincoln Center, they demand to
give fashion week and other commercial events, the beginning, the New York Times reports.
The lawsuit alleges that public access to Damrosch Park, Lincoln Center parking limited to a maximum of 10
months each year due to market events, starting with the fashion week in mid-August, when the Big Apple
Circus, the on-site place in mid-October and remained until January, and other fashion week in February. The
park is also rented out for private events and fundraisers. Residents were actually for every action they
take over and now they excited.
The prosecution alleged that $ 32 million from July 2010 license agreement the city of Lincoln Center is not
where it should be back in town, but Lincoln Center diverted.
"These actions are illegal alienation Damrosch Park, in violation of New York State Doctrine New Public
approval and other laws," said NYC Park Advocates, a watchdog group, non-profit, in a statement.
It will be the Fashion Week, which rose from Bryant Park to Lincoln Center in 2010, has to move again? Do
not be so sure.
"The city is waiting for the official notification of the action and look closely," said Kate O'Brien
Ahlers, a spokeswoman York Law Department. "The Fashion Week is an important part of cultural and economic
structure of the city, generating $ 865 million annually, while creating jobs related to fashion."