NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — The New York City Council has voted to limit Madison Square Garden’s permit to operate at its current spot above Penn Station to 10 years.
The Council voted 47-1 on Wednesday on the 10-year limit. Councilman Charles Barron was the lone dissenting vote.
The Garden had requested to operate at the site in perpetuity. The city planning commission recommended a 15-year extension.