The standoff between The Town of Bethel and Yasgur Rd Productions has ended. They win.
Upon reading quotes from town supervisor Daniel Sturm stating that the town intends to “hit us in our wallets” and after already receiving camping violations one week before people arrived, we know they mean business. The fines could be as much as $1,000 per violation, per parcel (there are 5), for the duration of the permit which is 14 days. That's $70,000 for the two weeks of the permit plus the $25,000 for the contempt of court. That is if we only have one violation per day.
The town would be able to then take a lien on our property if we were unable to pay within their timeframe."
From the Facebook page of Jeryl Abramson (5/26/11 at 1:43 pm)
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February 26, 1993
24 years ago
Set 2: Loving Cup > Paul and Silas > Tweezer, Glide > Chalk Dust Torture, Mound, Big Ball Jam, You Enjoy Myself, Hold Your Head Up > Lengthwise > Hold Your Head Up, The Squirming Coil > Tweezer Reprise
 Trey sang verses through megaphone.
 Fish on Madonna "sister" washboard.
 Vocal jam based on Pete Schall.
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