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City of Clearwater Public Communications, Neighborhoods Division Block Party Permit Application

15th Annual Celebrate Clearwater Neighborhoods Day Block Party

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Celebrate Clearwater Neighborhoods Day will be held on Saturday, April 26, 2014 between 10 a.m. and 10 p.m.

The purpose of this event is to promote a sense of community and bring neighbors together. A block party may not be held to promote religious, political or special individual interests. Applications must be submitted by April 4, 2014.


General Event Information:
Block Party Date: 04/26/2014
Neighborhood Association Name:

Authorized Person in Charge:     
Authorized Person's Address (including City, State, and Zip Code):
Phone Number:

E-mail Address:
Please describe your neighborhood:

Location of Event (please be specific):

Hours of Event:
Setup Begin Time:   Breakdown Completion Time:  
Purpose of Event (Why is the Block Party Taking Place?):
Description/Activities of Event (What are the Details/Operations of the Block Party?):

Estimated Number of Participants:
Event Components and Activities (Select ALL that apply):

If yes, Hours of Play: 

If yes, Number of Tents and Sizes: 

If yes, How many: 

Barricades are required for blocked streets and events held after dark. They may be rented by applicant from private vendors.
One lane must remain clear and accessible to emergency vehicles at all times per Florida Fire Prevention Code.
If yes, Name of Street to be Closed:

               Intersecting street, from:

Request for City Officials/Department Representatives to Attend (Select ALL that apply):

     Please specify any special requests of officials/departments selected above:
If city personnel are requested at your event, please note they will be scheduled, however, their attendance cannot be guaranteed. Emergency personnel may be called for service.

Celebrate Clearwater Neighborhoods Day - Grant Program

In an effort to increase attendance at Celebrate Clearwater Neighborhoods Day, the City of Clearwater is offering participating neighborhoods a $250 grant. To be eligible for the grant, each neighborhood group applying must explain what the $250 will be used toward and how they believe it will increase resident participation in Celebrate Clearwater Neighborhoods Day.

To apply for the grant, please complete the information below:
     1. How much of your neighborhood association or group budget is allotted for Celebrate Clearwater Neighborhoods Day?

     2. How would you use the $250 grant to increase participation in this event?

     3. Why do you believe this will bring more people to your party?

     4. Please provide the name of the organization to whom the $250 check should be written. (If applicable, the check should be addressed to a Homeowner/Condo Association or the Association's president. All names submitted will be verified for eligibility.)

The email address and phone number submitted with this application will be used to inform the neighborhood within five (5) business days of submission whether the grant was approved.
By checking the below boxes, you acknowledge that you have read, understand, and will comply with these statements and/or rules (required):

Applicant Certification (required):
I hereby certify that I have read this application and that all information contained herein is true and correct to the best of my knowledge, information and belief. I agree to comply with all Statutes, County and City Ordinances, and the general instructions stated in this application. I further understand that failure to comply with any of the provisions specified herein, or the unauthorized modifications of any event parameter, may result in immediate cancellation of this event by City officials. Applicant must be 18 years of age or older.

If you have questions, please call or email Anna Gurney at (727) 562-4554 or

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Applications must be submitted by April 4, 2014.

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