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Tampa approves permits for various RNC demonstrators who want to use parade route, parks

The city of Tampa has approved these permits for demonstrators who want to use its official parade route and parks. The number of participants is estimated.

OFFICIAL PARADE ROUTE

Monday, Aug. 27: Coalition to March on the RNC includes Fight Back Florida, the Occupy movement and labor, student, immigration and antiwar groups. 12:30 to 2 p.m. People: 5,000

Tuesday, Aug. 28: Florida Consumer Action Network , 6 to 7:30 p.m. People: 1,000

Wednesday, Aug. 29: AFL-CIO, 6 to 7:30 p.m. People: 2,000

Thursday, Aug. 30: Doctors for America (advocating for health care reform), 2:15 to 3:45 p.m. People: 50 to 75

PARKS

Sunday, Aug. 26: Service Employees International Union, labor group, Lykes Gaslight Park, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. People: 1,000

Monday, Aug. 27: Pray Tampa Bay, Herman Massey Park,

9 a.m. to 8 p.m. People: 50 plus

March on the RNC, Perry Harvey Park, 10 a.m. People: 5,000

Protest sculpture, New York artists Nora Ligorano and Marshall Reese install an ice sculpture of words "middle class," Lykes Gaslight Park, 2 p.m. to midnight. People: 100

Tuesday, Aug. 28: March Against Voter Suppression, Florida Consumer Action Network, Centennial Park, 5 to 7 p.m. People: 1,000

Doctors for America, Lykes Gaslight Park, 3:30 to 5 p.m. People: 50- 75

Wednesday, Aug. 29: Planned Parenthood, Julian B. Lane Riverfront Park, 1 to 5 p.m. People: 1,000

Doctors for America, Lykes Gaslight Park, 3:30 to 5 p.m.

People: 50 to 75

Thursday, Aug. 30: Doctors for America, Lykes Gaslight

Park, 3:30 to 5 p.m. People: 50 to 75

Tampa approves permits for various RNC demonstrators who want to use parade route, parks 08/01/12 [Last modified: Wednesday, August 1, 2012 2:46pm]
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