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File #: O-47-18    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Ordinance Status: Adopted
File created: 11/29/2018 In control: City Council
On agenda: 3/26/2019 Final action: 3/26/2019
Title: Special Events - For the purpose of amending the definition of "City Sponsored Event."
Sponsors: Shaneka Henson, Elly Tierney
Indexes: Environmental Matters Committee, Transportation Committee
Attachments: 1. O-47-18 City Sponsored Event Definition.pdf, 2. O-47-18 Staff Report and Fiscal Impact.pdf, 3. O-47-18 Amendment No. 1 Savidge, Tierney, Arnett.pdf, 4. O-47-18 SIGNED.pdf
Special Events - For the purpose of amending the definition of "City Sponsored Event."

City of Annapolis

Ordinance 47-18

Introduced by: Alderwoman Henson and Alderwoman Tierney

Referred to
Environmental Matters Committee
Transportation Committee

AN ORDINANCE concerning

Special Events

FOR the purpose of amending the definition of "City Sponsored Event."

BY repealing and re-enacting with amendments the following portions of the Code of the City of Annapolis, 2018 Edition

SECTION I: BE IT ESTABLISHED AND ORDAINED BY THE ANNAPOLIS CITY COUNCIL that the Code of the City of Annapolis shall be amended to read as follows:


Chapter 14.18 - SPECIAL EVENTS

Section 14.18.020 - Definitions.

A. "Athletic event" means an occasion in which a group of people collectively engage in a sport. Athletic events include bicycle and foot races, bike-a-thons, walk-a-thons, and competitive sports events of all kinds. Specific types of athletic events include, but are not limited to:
1. "Mass participation sports" which means athletic events such as marathons and other running events, bicycle races, or tours, triathlons, and tournaments where attendees are primarily participants.
2. "Spectator sports" which means athletic events such as football, basketball, and baseball games, golf tournaments, and vehicle races where attendees are primarily there to observe.
B. "Applicant" means any person who, or an entity which, seeks a special event permit from the City to conduct or sponsor an event governed by this chapter. Such person shall be eighteen years of age or older and any such entity shall be in good standing with the State of Maryland and, in the case of an out of State entity, shall be registered to conduct business in the State of Maryland.
C. "City dock" means, for the purposes of this chapter, all of Dock Street, Craig Street, Susan Campbell Park, the Small Boat Landing and...

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