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    Download the Comprehensive Event Permitting Guide and learn about permitting rules accross City and State agencies before you plan your next event.
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    If you are preparing to have an event on New York City’s streets or sidewalks, you’ll need to submit anywhere from 30 days to a year prior to the event.

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From your street's block party to the international broadcast of New Year's Eve Ball Drop, New York City is the backdrop for countless street activities, cultural activities, and community events. To assist with these activities, the Mayor's Office of Citywide Event Coordination and Management (CECM) provides you with resources to produce an event on the City’s streets, sidewalks and plazas. Learn more about: