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“ UPPER WEST SIDE — The Upper West Side’s community board voted to give the boot to Fashion Week — amid growing frustration by some locals who are angry the tents take over Damrosch Park behind Lincoln Center.
Community Board 7 voted 33-4 to push Mayor Michael Bloomberg and the Parks Department to find a new permanent site for Fashion Week and to consult the board on any future agreements with Lincoln Center about its use. They also demanded the city restore the park to its former “vibrant” state.
“It looks like after a bomb hit,” said CB 7 member Elizabeth Starkey complained … Full Story