Saturday, May 23, 2015

Should the Parkway be blocked off and used for paid-admission concerts?

READER POLL

Should the Parkway be blocked off and used for paid-admission concerts?

Yes, Made in America festival will showcase the city
 
  93 (12.3%)
No, let concert promoters rent the ballpark or the Linc
 
  332 (43.9%)
Yes, as long as the city doesn't foot the bill
 
  214 (28.3%)
No, great civic spaces should be open to everyone
 
  220 (29.1%)
Total votes = 757
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