MAY DAY PLANNING MEETING, MARCH 17, 2013

In attendance: Jackson (secretary), Luther, Tati, Brian (late)

Select Date/Time

Sat, May 4; 1 PM (after finals)

Parade Route

Rally at the Capitol (North side)
Take 16th to O
Take O to 10th
Take 10th to Lincoln Mall
East on Lincoln Mall back to the Capitol

Speakers

Jackson suggests 20 minute limit on all pre-march speakers (combined): we don’t want the marchers to get impatient. Individual speakers should be limited to 5 minutes.
Brian nominates Jackson to do the history again
Something motivational? Fire up the marchers.

Stipulations for speakers:

No sectarian advocacy for organizations/political parties
No hate speech?
No conspiracy theories
Light on theory
Time limits?
Diversity! Not all white men again!

Should we solicit volunteers?

Permit

Call Capitol and they’ll email you a permit application.
Find parade permit at interlinc.gov, fill it out and mail it in.
Possible conflict with Mayor’s Run? (Also May 4th.)
Get it done by end of March.

Next meeting:

Do we need another in-person meeting? Brian proposes that we continue discussion by email.

To-do: We need fliers ASAP!

Adjourn: 5:00 PM