Lincoln Center Sued Over Using NYC Park For Private Events

Law360, New York (May 22, 2013, 4:00 PM EDT) -- A coalition of environmental and citizen advocacy groups sued New York City and the company that owns and operates Lincoln Center in state court Monday over a 2010 agreement allowing Lincoln Center to use a public park for private events, claiming the agreement violates the public trust.

NYC Park Advocates Inc. and others claimed that the agreement between the city and Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts Inc. (LCPA), which permits LCPA to use Damrosch Park on Manhattan's Upper West Side for private events or contract...
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