|Sent time:||Thursday, October 13, 2011 12:44:33 AM|
|Subject:||[september17discuss] Re: IMP: Bloomberg Statement on Moving in to "Clean" the Park|
against these current social injustices, civil disobedience is an
honor. thorough cleaning thursday, lockdown with posters to shield
from tazers, and hold out on friday.
On Oct 13, 1:17 am, Dan Anderson <medananderson...@gmail.com> wrote:
> This is exactly how the Bloombergville encampment was ended. The
> company said they wanted to clean the walls and we could return
> On Wed, Oct 12, 2011 at 9:34 PM, beka economopoulos
> <b...@notanalternative.net> wrote:
> > I find this to be of great concern: “The cleaning will be done in stages and
> > the protesters will be able to return to the areas that have been cleaned,
> > provided they abide by the rules that Brookfield has established for the
> > park.”
> > It was precisely this process that ended the M-15 encampments in Spain this
> > past Spring. What does "the rules that Brookfield has established for the
> > park" mean?
> > Need to have strategy conversation about this, prepare media response (or
> > choose not to), determine game plan for this as a possible scenario, most
> > likely in the wee hours of the night.
> > Beka
> > ---------- Forwarded message ----------
> > From: Colin Moynihan <colinrmoyni...@gmail.com>
> > Date: October 12, 2011 8:07:15 PM EDT
> > To: kira.ann...@gmail.com
> > Subject: from: Colin Moynihan; City hall statement
> > STATEMENT OF DEPUTY MAYOR FOR OPERATIONS CAS HOLLOWAY
> > “Earlier this evening, Mayor Bloomberg went to Zuccotti Park to talk
> > with the protesters himself and inform them that on Friday morning
> > Brookfield Properties will clean the park.
> > “Brookfield Properties owns Zuccotti Park, and built it as an amenity
> > for the general public. As the protest has continued, Brookfield has
> > expressed concern about its inability to clean the park and maintain
> > it in a condition fit for public use. Brookfield conveyed these
> > concerns in a letter they sent to the City.
> > “The Mayor is a strong believer in the First Amendment and believes
> > that the protesters have a right to continue to protest. At the same
> > time, the last three weeks have created unsanitary conditions and
> > considerable wear and tear on the park. This situation is not in the
> > best interests of the protesters, residents or the City.
> > “The cleaning will be done in stages and the protesters will be able
> > to return to the areas that have been cleaned, provided they abide by
> > the rules that Brookfield has established for the park.”
> > --
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