WILMINGTON, NC (THE FOLLOWING IS A NEWS RELEASE SENT TO THE NEWSROOM FROM THE CITY OF WILMINGTON) — The city would like to invite you and other downtown stakeholders to attend a debriefing regarding the MLK parade held on Jan. 21. The meeting will be held:
Tuesday, Jan. 29 City Hall, City Council chambers 6-7:30 p.m.
The MLK parade is an important event for our community and we would like to get your input for improvement as we look toward next year. We will ask those attending to participate in small-group discussions to review parade-related issues such as:
· Downtown parade route and time of day · Local business access · Parking access · Notifications to merchants and other downtown stakeholders · Public notification regarding street closures · Enforcement · Parade duration/cross street access
We realize this is short notice, but hope you can attend. Thank you in advance for your participation and cooperation.