Occupy Cincinnati works with police to plan safe demonstration

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - The Cincinnati Police Department has met with organizers of the Occupy Cincinnati event to be held downtown Saturday October 8 to establish lines of communication and plan for a safe and orderly demonstration.

The group has a permit that allows up to 2,000 participants. Occupy Cincinnati will gather at Lytle Park at 11 a.m. and then move to Fountain Square between 2 and 3 p.m. for their demonstration.

The permit for Fountain Square is for 3 p.m. to 1 a.m., although no ending time for the event has been set at this point. Police officials and Occupy Cincinnati leadership will hold periodic meetings throughout the event.

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