[Adopted as Sec. 7-43 of the 1965 General Ordinances]
[Amended 12-15-1975 by Ord. No. 329-1975]
The gathering or assembling of persons, the holding of public meetings or the congregating of persons in groups or crowds on public places within the City without a permit to be issued by the City Clerk is hereby prohibited. However, no open air permits shall be issued within the boundaries of the Downtown Overlay Zone, or in any nonresidential district contiguous to the Downtown Overlay Zone, for gatherings on a public sidewalk except pursuant to an event sponsored by the Business Improvement District, the Chamber of Commerce, or the City of New Rochelle.
[Amended 12-12-2017 by Ord. No. 239-2017]
Said permit shall be issued by the City Clerk with due consideration for the comfort, safety and convenience of the people in their appropriate use of the public places.
An offense against the provisions of this article shall be punishable by a fine of not more than $250 or by imprisonment for not more than 15 days, or both.
Editor's Note: Added at time of adoption of Code.